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C. WiMAX Mobile Stations

C.1 Linux Laptop with WiMAX Modem Card

C.1.1 Installing Image

Samsung NC10 NetBook

The firmware, tools , network service and the patch were downloaded from LinuxWimax

  1. Compile a Linux Kernel to Version greater than 2.6.35 and reboot into that kernel.
  1. Install the i2400m firmware
    Download the firmware 1.5.1 version.
    Untar the source , cd to the directory and
      install -o root -g root -m 0644 *.sbcf /lib/firmware
    
  2. Install the Wimax Tools

First install libnl and libnl's development packages

   apt-get install libnl libnl-dev
   cd ~Download/wimax-tools-1.4.3
   export I2400M=/lib/firmware/
   ./configure
   make
   make install
  1. Build the libeap library
    To do that first install openssl libraries.
    apt-get install libglobus-openssl libglobus-openssl-dev libssl-dev 
    

Download the Supplicant from wpa-supplicant Untar and unzip the download

cd ~Downloads/wpa_supplicant-0.6.10
patch -p1 < PATH/wpa_supplicant-0.6.10-generate-libeap-peer.patch 
make -C src/eap_peer
make -C src/eap_peer install
ldconfig 

Please do not forget to run ldconfig otherwise you will not be able to build the Wimax-Tools from Intel.

  1. Build the Intel-Wimax-Tools Untar and unzip the downloaded source and
    cd ~Downloads/wimax-1.5
    

Geni Configuration Instructions

./configure --with-linux=/usr --with-libwimaxll=/usr --sysconfdir=/etc --localstatedir=/var --prefix=/usr --enable-instrument
make
make install

C.1.2 Using the Service

  1. wimaxcu ron - Turn the Software Radio On
  1. wimaxcu plist - Check to See Geni Profile is Available
  1. wimaxcu scan wide - Scan all the available Base Stations
  1. wimaxcu connect network Geni - Connect to the GENI wimax station
  1. dhclient wmx0 - Obtain an IP address

C.1.3 Official Image

Based on Ubuntu 10.04 with compiled Kernel .35 and the Intel WiMAX driver source compiled on 8/25/2010 and with the GENI configuration file;

latest image for NC10!

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