June 5th, 6. It’s worth trying your card with ath5k even though it is not in the list above, if it has one of the following chips:. Home Questions Tags Users Unanswered. This book contains many real life examples derived from the author’s experience as a Linux system and network administrator, trainer and consultant. It continued to try to connect to my wireless, but I gave up on it and disconnected after the third time it showed me the password prompt which, again, I know I’m typing in the right password in case you’re wondering. This driver requires no firmware or binary-only HAL!

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Alternatively you can use the Linux wireless compatibility package but please be sure to post patches in unified diff format diff -u. June 5th, 4. Originally Posted by knudfl yum install madwifi That’s the driver Atheros “ath5k” Wireless Not Working Okay, after a reboot without my cable plugged in, I had the same issue as in my post above.


Wireless-N-enabled Atheros chipsets should use ath9k instead. See my blog http: Sign up or log in Sign up using Google.

However, we recommend to use at least 2. If you agree, would you like to uninstall Madwifi and try compat-wireless? It couldn’t connect eventually asked for my password. Planet wireless card driver?

Home Questions Tags Users Unanswered. All times are GMT The Linux kernel 2. To enable ath5k in the kernel configuration, you must first enable mac I can now connect wirelessly, but only after I first start with my wired connection, then I push the wireless toggle button, and then atheos, I see all the wireless networks I can connect to, plus my own, and it works to connect.

en/users/Drivers/ath5k – Linux Wireless

The Linux kernel from version 2. After I re-loaded hp-wmi, I used rfkill to see about any blocks, saw the soft and hard blocked, pressed the wireless switch, saw the hard unblocked like last time, then did rfkill unblock wifi and both soft and hard were unblocked.

Visit the following links: Tags madwifi Thread Tools. They hope these examples will help you to get a better understanding of the Linux system and that you feel encouraged to try out things on your own. Welcome to Ask Ubuntu! Also, why does my “rfkill list all” command not show me anything any more?


Atheros 802.11a/bg PCI/PCI-E devices (ath5k)

The driver works such that your WLAN card will appear as a normal network interface in the system. If you have a kernel older than 2. Are you new to LinuxQuestions. Support for the AHB bus got merged. Originally Posted by TB0ne.

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For updates please visit wireless. Then I repeated the steps you posted before, Chili Originally Posted by drpjkurian. My System is Redhat EL5.

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