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    SubjectRe: Linux 2.4.x, ThinkPad T23 and HW?!
    > I just recieved an new laptop, an IBM ThinkPad T23 and it seems I cannot
    > run the os of my choice on it.. Well almost not.. ;-) The machine is an
    > PIII Mobile - 1133Mhz with built in ethernet, Bluetooth, modem and
    > Wireless adapters. Namly Intel PRO/100 VE, IBM BlueTooth USB/UltraPort
    > thingy, Lucent Softmodem AMR and IBM High Rate Wireless LAN MiniPCI
    > "combo" card. The strange thing is, almost none of these come up as
    > "known" devices from /proc/pci or lspci. I also noticed that the IBM
    > Wireless adapter, which is actually a prism2 (?) card, are mysteriously
    > detected as an device created by "Harris Semiconductor" and it won't even
    > try to let me access the card. I think I've tried every driver in the
    > Kernel 2.4.18 now. Altho the kernel does state that the card in question
    > is supported, it does seem that either the pci/device-id has changed (or
    > something) so the driver doesn't notice any cards??? The hermes modules
    > loads but no interfaces become available.

    The tales of my brother's intrepid exploits with the T23 are
    at: - I think there are
    instructions there on how to beat the wireless into submission
    (and other things) there.


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