Unable to Connect

Live forum: http://rt2x00.serialmonkey.com/viewtopic.php?t=5123

cgull

13-12-2008 14:37:37

Had this working but now it doesn't (. Using WEP with shared key but it shows auth as "OPEN" in survey. grabbed and installed latest sources for driver and rutilt. It seems to just hang on dhcp and then get the red slash. Trying to get this working for my sis since Winblows has so many isues. Here is info...

Thx in advance.

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There is already a pid file /var/run/dhclient.pid with pid 7178
killed old client process, removed PID file
Internet Systems Consortium DHCP Client V3.0.6
Copyright 2004-2007 Internet Systems Consortium.
All rights reserved.
For info, please visit http://www.isc.org/sw/dhcp/

Listening on LPF/wlan0/00:11:09:0d:ed:5a
Sending on LPF/wlan0/00:11:09:0d:ed:5a
Sending on Socket/fallback
DHCPDISCOVER on wlan0 to 255.255.255.255 port 67 interval 3
DHCPDISCOVER on wlan0 to 255.255.255.255 port 67 interval 3
DHCPDISCOVER on wlan0 to 255.255.255.255 port 67 interval 7
DHCPDISCOVER on wlan0 to 255.255.255.255 port 67 interval 9
DHCPDISCOVER on wlan0 to 255.255.255.255 port 67 interval 9
No DHCPOFFERS received.
Trying recorded lease 192.168.2.15
PING 192.168.2.1 (192.168.2.1) 56(84) bytes of data.

--- 192.168.2.1 ping statistics ---
1 packets transmitted, 0 received, +1 errors, 100% packet loss, time 0ms

No working leases in persistent database - sleeping.
tina@ubuntu:~$ lsmod
Module Size Used by
ipv6 267780 8
af_packet 23812 4
binfmt_misc 12808 1
rfcomm 41744 2
l2cap 25728 13 rfcomm
bluetooth 61156 4 rfcomm,l2cap
ppdev 10372 0
powernow_k7 9000 0
cpufreq_stats 7104 0
cpufreq_powersave 2688 0
cpufreq_userspace 5284 0
cpufreq_ondemand 9740 1
freq_table 5536 3 powernow_k7,cpufreq_stats,cpufreq_ondemand
cpufreq_conservative 8712 0
dock 11280 0
sbs 15112 0
sbshc 7680 1 sbs
container 5632 0
iptable_filter 3840 0
ip_tables 14820 1 iptable_filter
x_tables 16132 1 ip_tables
via 43648 2
drm 82452 3 via
parport_pc 36260 0
lp 12324 0
parport 37832 3 ppdev,parport_pc,lp
loop 18948 0
pcmcia 40876 0
joydev 13120 0
snd_via82xx 29464 3
gameport 16008 1 snd_via82xx
snd_pcm_oss 42144 0
snd_mixer_oss 17920 1 snd_pcm_oss
snd_via82xx_modem 16264 0
snd_ac97_codec 101028 2 snd_via82xx,snd_via82xx_modem
ac 6916 0
ac97_bus 3072 1 snd_ac97_codec
battery 14212 0
snd_pcm 78596 4 snd_via82xx,snd_pcm_oss,snd_via82xx_modem,snd_ac97_codec
snd_mpu401_uart 9728 1 snd_via82xx
snd_seq_dummy 4868 0
video 19856 0
output 4736 1 video
snd_seq_oss 35584 0
snd_seq_midi 9376 0
snd_rawmidi 25760 2 snd_mpu401_uart,snd_seq_midi
via_ircc 27796 0
serio_raw 7940 0
snd_seq_midi_event 8320 2 snd_seq_oss,snd_seq_midi
irda 203068 1 via_ircc
crc_ccitt 3072 1 irda
snd_seq 54224 6 snd_seq_dummy,snd_seq_oss,snd_seq_midi,snd_seq_midi_event
snd_timer 24836 2 snd_pcm,snd_seq
snd_seq_device 9612 5 snd_seq_dummy,snd_seq_oss,snd_seq_midi,snd_rawmidi,snd_seq
button 9232 0
i2c_viapro 9876 0
via_agp 11136 1
snd 56996 19 snd_via82xx,snd_pcm_oss,snd_mixer_oss,snd_via82xx_modem,snd_ac97_codec,snd_pcm,snd_mpu401_uart,snd_seq_dummy,snd_seq_oss,snd_rawmidi,snd_seq,snd_timer,snd_seq_device
yenta_socket 27276 1
rsrc_nonstatic 13696 1 yenta_socket
pcmcia_core 40596 3 pcmcia,yenta_socket,rsrc_nonstatic
shpchp 34452 0
pci_hotplug 30880 1 shpchp
rt2500 180704 1
i2c_core 24832 1 i2c_viapro
evdev 13056 7
agpgart 34760 2 drm,via_agp
snd_page_alloc 11400 3 snd_via82xx,snd_via82xx_modem,snd_pcm
soundcore 8800 1 snd
psmouse 40336 0
pcspkr 4224 0
ext3 136840 1
jbd 48404 1 ext3
mbcache 9600 1 ext3
sg 36880 0
sr_mod 17956 0
cdrom 37408 1 sr_mod
sd_mod 30720 3
pata_via 13316 2
ata_generic 8324 0
pata_acpi 8320 0
via_rhine 26632 0
mii 6400 1 via_rhine
libata 159344 3 pata_via,ata_generic,pata_acpi
scsi_mod 151436 4 sg,sr_mod,sd_mod,libata
ehci_hcd 37900 0
uhci_hcd 27024 0
usbcore 146412 3 ehci_hcd,uhci_hcd
thermal 16796 0
processor 37384 3 powernow_k7,thermal
fan 5636 0
fbcon 42912 0
tileblit 3456 1 fbcon
font 9472 1 fbcon
bitblit 6784 1 fbcon
softcursor 3072 1 bitblit
fuse 50708 1


tina@ubuntu:~$ lspci
00:00.0 Host bridge: VIA Technologies, Inc. VT8378 [KM400/A] Chipset Host Bridge
00:01.0 PCI bridge: VIA Technologies, Inc. VT8237 PCI Bridge
00:09.0 Network controller: RaLink RT2500 802.11g Cardbus/mini-PCI (rev 01)
00:0a.0 CardBus bridge: O2 Micro, Inc. OZ601/6912/711E0 CardBus/SmartCardBus Controller (rev 20)
00:10.0 USB Controller: VIA Technologies, Inc. VT82xxxxx UHCI USB 1.1 Controller (rev 80)
00:10.1 USB Controller: VIA Technologies, Inc. VT82xxxxx UHCI USB 1.1 Controller (rev 80)
00:10.2 USB Controller: VIA Technologies, Inc. VT82xxxxx UHCI USB 1.1 Controller (rev 80)
00:10.3 USB Controller: VIA Technologies, Inc. USB 2.0 (rev 82)
00:11.0 ISA bridge: VIA Technologies, Inc. VT8235 ISA Bridge
00:11.1 IDE interface: VIA Technologies, Inc. VT82C586A/B/VT82C686/A/B/VT823x/A/C PIPC Bus Master IDE (rev 06)
00:11.5 Multimedia audio controller: VIA Technologies, Inc. VT8233/A/8235/8237 AC97 Audio Controller (rev 50)
00:11.6 Communication controller: VIA Technologies, Inc. AC'97 Modem Controller (rev 80)
00:12.0 Ethernet controller: VIA Technologies, Inc. VT6102 [Rhine-II] (rev 74)
01:00.0 VGA compatible controller: VIA Technologies, Inc. VT8378 [S3 UniChrome] Integrated Video (rev 01)

tina@ubuntu:~$ ifconfig
eth0 Link encap:Ethernet HWaddr 00:40:45:25:d8:0d
inet addr:192.168.200.237 Bcast:192.168.200.255 Mask:255.255.255.0
inet6 addr: fe80::240:45ff:fe25:d80d/64 Scope:Link
UP BROADCAST RUNNING MULTICAST MTU:1500 Metric:1
RX packets:1111 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 frame:0
TX packets:1106 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 carrier:0
collisions:0 txqueuelen:1000
RX bytes:366402 (357.8 KB) TX bytes:175419 (171.3 KB)
Interrupt:11 Base address:0xee00

lo Link encap:Local Loopback
inet addr:127.0.0.1 Mask:255.0.0.0
inet6 addr: ::1/128 Scope:Host
UP LOOPBACK RUNNING MTU:16436 Metric:1
RX packets:6551 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 frame:0
TX packets:6551 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 carrier:0
collisions:0 txqueuelen:0
RX bytes:508284 (496.3 KB) TX bytes:508284 (496.3 KB)

wlan0 Link encap:Ethernet HWaddr 00:11:09:0d:ed:5a
inet6 addr: fe80::211:9ff:fe0d:ed5a/64 Scope:Link
UP BROADCAST RUNNING MULTICAST MTU:1500 Metric:1
RX packets:94 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 frame:0
TX packets:22649 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 carrier:0
collisions:188 txqueuelen:1000
RX bytes:8050 (7.8 KB) TX bytes:1418851 (1.3 MB)
Interrupt:11 Base address:0xc000

wlan0:avahi Link encap:Ethernet HWaddr 00:11:09:0d:ed:5a
inet addr:169.254.5.193 Bcast:169.254.255.255 Mask:255.255.0.0
UP BROADCAST RUNNING MULTICAST MTU:1500 Metric:1
Interrupt:11 Base address:0xc000

tina@ubuntu:~$ iwconfig wlan0
wlan0 RT2500 Wireless ESSID:"wifi-dome"
Mode:Managed Frequency=2.452 GHz Bit Rate=54 Mb/s Tx-Power:0 dBm
RTS thr:off Fragment thr:off
Link Quality=72/100 Signal level:-37 dBm Noise level:-96 dBm
Rx invalid nwid:0 Rx invalid crypt:0 Rx invalid frag:0
Tx excessive retries:0 Invalid misc:0 Missed beacon:0

tina@ubuntu:~$ uname -a
Linux ubuntu 2.6.24-22-generic #1 SMP Mon Nov 24 18:32:42 UTC 2008 i686 GNU/Linux


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cgull

14-12-2008 15:35:06

Fixed it. Had to remove all security on AP, then re-associate, then enable security again. Go figure.

Spy84464

15-12-2008 22:24:38

Hmm, weird indeed. But it's working...

Kamaran

17-09-2014 06:30:41

Hi there!
this is a good question and needs to be answered clearly.for the answer,I totally agree with Cgull and motivate his comments.Thanks for all and my deepest thanks to Cgull.