No IPv6 routers present

  • dark_lord_kodd

    dark_lord_kodd - 2004-11-22


    Thanks for making ndiswrapper!

    Ive compiled and installed ndiswrapper, got the xp drivers and now when i do

    ndiswrapper -l

    it says the driver and hardware is present

    Now when i get to modprobe ndiswrapper, it dosnt produce any error message but when i check dmesg the only thing it says (well it says loads but the only thing that looks like its from ndiswrapper) is

    No IPV6 routers present.

    I can see wlan0 in iwconfig and have followed that part of the setup but i cant connect to the net! any suggestions? THis is the output i see

    wlan0 Link encap:Ethernet HWaddr 00:E0:98:C5:78:32
    inet6 addr: fe80::2e0:98ff:fec5:7832/64 Scope:Link
    RX packets:366 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 frame:0
    TX packets:212 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 carrier:0
    collisions:0 txqueuelen:100
    RX bytes:128548 (125.5 Kb) TX bytes:118864 (116.0 Kb)
    Interrupt:11 Memory:e8130000-e8131fff]]

    wlan0 IEEE 802.11g ESSID:"owenjoshjo"
    Mode:Managed Frequency:2.412GHz Access Point: 00:0C:41:BA:F1:3A
    Bit Rate:11Mb/s Tx-Power:10 dBm Sensitivity=0/3
    RTS thr:4096 B Fragment thr:4096 B
    Encryption key:off
    Power Management:off
    Link Quality:100/100 Signal level:-62 dBm Noise level:-256 dBm
    Rx invalid nwid:0 Rx invalid crypt:0 Rx invalid frag:0
    Tx excessive retries:0 Invalid misc:0 Missed beacon:0

    thanks a lot!


    • dark_lord_kodd

      dark_lord_kodd - 2004-11-22

      I checked again, and i do have the messge in dmesg that the drivers are loaded ok and so everything seems ok.

      I get the No IPv6 routers present when i do dhcpcd wlan0.

      Any ideas how to get arround that? Why does it have to be IPv6??? i thought v6 and v4 were similar anyway!

      So i can get the driver working, just cant configure suse to use it

      When i check in kwifimanager i can see a little graph of the signal and it seems to woble up and down like i'd expect - ie not constantly zero or 100% so it must be working a bit. also it finds the mac address of my router when i give it the right essid, so it must be communicating at some level....

      Any help would really be appriciated.

      Also, I cant get into ur irc chat room!



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