I have this kind of problem with this dongle (WG111v2 I think) but I don't use
it in managed mode (only in ad-hoc mode for the moment).
My previous message :
> I use the last ndiswrapper-1.2 with my USB dongle Netgear WG111v2. All my
> network is in Ad-hoc mode with 128-bits WEP encryption.
> My other wifi cards are based on RT2500 (and work fine).
> In fact, in my local network (IP 192.168.1.x), for HTTP, FTP or SSH,
> ndiswrapper-1.2 with WG111v2 works fine. I made some performance tests :
> very slower than with Windows but it works (in fact, in 802.11g 54M and a
> excellent quality connection, max rate on windows seems to be 1,5 Mbytes/sec
> and on Linux, it's 550 kbytes/sec).
> But, for HTTP on internet (not 192.168.1.x), I have a very strange
> an URL works but not another one. Or, on a site, a link works but the second
> gives a timeout.
> Secondly, my main problem is that it's impossible to use NFS or X11 in
> mode (not tested in Managed mode) !! Each time, I get a timeout or a freeze
> my application. On the server (with RT2500 card), I launched Ethereal and I
> see X11 request and X11 replies but I don't know if my other PC (with WG111)
> receives these data. But nothing happens (no window appear for X11 or I
> access to files for NFS).
> This problem isn't due to the low rate because I can encapsulate X11 over a
> connection and it works fine.
> Does anybody have the same problem ?
> Could be a problem at low layer ? (for example, a bad checksum computation
> network header ?)
> I think my problem is really strange...
> Thank you for your help !