DLINK DWL-G650+ Connection to Router Issue

ubuntu user ubuntu at contrado.com.au
Mon Mar 14 23:10:17 UTC 2005

G'day all. I have just moved to Ubuntu from Debian and FreeBSD. Decided
to get a laptop to run Linux and join my wireless network. What an
interesting journey this has been !!!!!

I am using ndiswrapper and using the GPLUS.inf file that comes with the
PCMCIA card. I am using WEP as the encryption mechansim.

The Wireless card is working in all areas but cannot connect to the

Here is a dunp from iwlist to confirm this:

wlan0     Scan completed :
          Cell 01 - Address: 00:0F:3D:9C:94:82
                    Protocol:IEEE 802.11b
                    Frequency:2.437GHz (channel 6)
                    Quality:0/100  Signal level:-56 dBm  Noise
level:-256 dBm
                    Encryption key:on
                    Bit Rate:1Mb/s
                    Bit Rate:2Mb/s
                    Bit Rate:5.5Mb/s
                    Bit Rate:11Mb/s
                    Bit Rate:22Mb/s
                    Bit Rate:6Mb/s
                    Bit Rate:9Mb/s
                    Bit Rate:12Mb/s
                    Bit Rate:18Mb/s
                    Bit Rate:24Mb/s
                    Bit Rate:36Mb/s
                    Bit Rate:48Mb/s
                    Bit Rate:54Mb/s

Here is my /etc/network/interfaces file

iface wlan0 inet dhcp
name Wireless LAN card
wireless_mode managed
wireless_essid contrado
wireless_key s:MYSECRETKEY

auto wlan0

Any help would be great



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