[Soekris] Inexpensive WLAN PCI Cards for 4501?
soekris at batmule.dk
Sat Apr 17 16:08:57 UTC 2004
> On Sat, 10 Apr 2004 11:04:38 +0200
> Flemming Jacobsen <soekris at batmule.dk> wrote:
> > I use the D-Link DWL-G650 (NOTE: NO '+' in the number) with good
> > results.
> > The hardware version is: A2.
Sorry, DWL-G520 (The DWL-G650 is my PCMCIA card (which in HW
version B3 works fine)).
> You mention the DWL-G650 as a miniPCI card with a PCI adapter. I'm
> confused. Isn't the G650 a PCMCIA card? (PCMCIA is not miniPCI) I also
> don't see where it comes with an adapter. Ah, regardless, I need
> connections for an external antenna.
You are right.
The DWL-G520 (at least the A2 version) is a PCI card with a
miniPCI socket and a miniPCI WiFi card).
When you remove the cover, then the connection for the antennae
are revealed as small pads for soldering.
Beware. It requires a steady hand to solder this, but it can be
Flemming Jacobsen Email: fj at batmule.dk
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