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Has anyone used the Icron WiRanger with a Linux host?

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I am looking to extend my USB ports on two computers.  One windows XP the other is running Linux.  I  am wondering if anyone has played with this unit on a Linux platform?

http://www.icron.com/products/usb_new/wireless.php
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According to this review it works on Linux...
http://www.reghardware.co.uk/2007/09/10/review_wiranger/
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Thanks I just received my two boxes so I will get some first hand experience on them.  I will post here once I check them out.
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Ok, so far the windows side works just fine.  Plug in and away it goes.  The linux side is proving somewhat problematic.  I am still testing though.
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Still testing.  
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Ok, the system doesn't work on Red Hat at the moment.  The drivers for the linux side have not been developed yet that I have been able to find.  Will keep an eye on the situation for the future.
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