OS X and Lucent WaveLan 802.11b

by Rael Dornfest

Related link: http://osx.macnn.com/news.php?id=7746

In "OS X's Wiley Wireless Ways" I proclaimed, "Here's where OS X and I go our separate wireless ways :-(," due to lack of support for Lucent's WaveLan 802.11b wireless cards. Now Open Source brings me back to my Powerbook G3 "Bronze" --
and, more importantly, my couch, back-yard, neighbor's house, coffee shop, ... As reported by MacNN, "Drivers for Wavelan cards (and possibly others) have finally arrived . . . Special thanks (and kisses ;-) to Ben Herrenschmidt, Louis Gerbarg and Rob McKeever."