When copying the code, apt said it could not find the “atheros firmware” Finally I solved the problem by finding a manual for the old Toshiba, which revealed a hardware switch! Post the output here. And one more, on the off chance, could the device have been disabled by a virus when the laptop was still running windoze? CONF” “5” “12 January ” “” “”. Madwifi was a driver for various atheros chipsets. Please visit this page to clear all LQ-related cookies.

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When copying the code, apt said it could not find the “atheros firmware” Finally I solved aar542x problem by finding a manual for the old Toshiba, which revealed a hardware switch! When I ran that code, it didn’t display any error messages, just new lined, and the network symbol on the tray changed from not connected, to connected.

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

What should the wording be precisely on the command line? Originally Posted by casrenooij. But I do have question, dear praseodym Join Date Oct Beans 4.

For details and our forum data attribution, retention and privacy policy, a2r42x here. So, I google it and downloaded the sourcefile which had the template in it or liux least that’s what I think it wasbut after editing and saving and running the command you gave, I just got a couple pages of line ‘s followed by errors. August 25th, 7. I hope the solution works for you because adding it did nothing for me but it is still worth a try.


GNU/Linux Qualcomm Atheros ARx ARx ath5k wireless driver issues |

They hope these examples will help you to get a better understanding of the Linux system and that you feel encouraged to try out xr542x on your own. CONF” “5” “12 January ” “” “”. Find More Posts by r41d3n. July 6th, 4. I ran the other code you gave and copied the content for you all the same, in case it’d be useful in fixing this. Cell 01 – Address: I simply cannot get this wireless card working. Well, restarting has re-enabled it, but the card still doesn’t seem to be able to find my wifi network It finds the connection and I am able to put the password in but it doesn’t connect.

I deleted everything else and put in my ssid and psk and reran the code you gave before and got the following errors Code:. Open Source Consulting Domain Registration.

Count this as another reason why linux destroys Macs and MS! Try searching on the net, although it is somehow a difficult and rare issue to search on, being that “opensourcerers” just install non-libre drivers and “solve” their issues by putting proprietary code into their boxes.

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I’ve been installing linux as a newbie on 4 computers. You are currently viewing LQ as a guest. Please could you help with how to enter the last code removing the atheros firmware and then re-installing the atheros firmware. For more advanced trainees it can be a desktop reference, and a collection of the base knowledge needed to proceed with system and network administration.

See if what Banana Magique did there can help, that is – changing pinux channel and restarting the Wifi router.

GNU/Linux Qualcomm Atheros AR242x AR542x ath5k wireless driver issues

Catch all example that allows more or less all configuration modes. I did also run the small code section from Praseodym early in the thread. January 10th, RX AssocResp from That’s the best kind of problem to have! Here’s some info to use in helping diagnose.

Local Loopback inet addr: Ok, so it must have generated an error before and I just not have noticed sorry, I’ve been pretty sick the last few weeksbecause this time when I ran the code it told me that dhclient was an invalid command.