Well, if the module can't be loaded, that would do it
PCMCIA Wireless Network Adapter Issues
PrismII based card, WLAN device not showing up in ifconfig (Patrick Neill)
Date: 2000, May 15
From: David Hinds <email@example.com>
I'm not familiar with the absoval PrismII driver. Is this new? I
also can't seem to even connect to the ftp.absoval.com server. Your
best bet would probably be to contact Mark Matthews, the driver
author, for help with this.
to: "Well, if the module can't be loaded, that would do it"