Ubuntu is seen as a classical African concept. Bug Watch Updater bug-watch-updater on The idea with the restricted driver section is the best I think, because this ugly patch would not match the typical ubuntu quality, but there are so many novice users with the eeepc, an easy wlan install will be essential for getting more ubuntuusers. Patches patch for madwifi-hal I have Ubuntu 8.

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Do you have any idea which update is the one?

The AR is a problem for me though. Get IP address dhclient ath0. GiuseppeVerde launchpad-digitasaru wrote on The better work around for atheros based wireless cards in intrepid is to install the linux-backports -modules- intrepid- generic module.


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The best solution at the moment seems to be installing Adam McDaniel’s kernel linux- image Specify WEP key is open or shared. This card can be easily changed out and with a few minutes of searching you may be able to find an illustrated tear down guide for your laptop.


I have the option to add a wireless networks but Im not finding any network at all.

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

On Wed, Feb 27, at 9: Wireless connection is not working!? Acer Aspire laptop and Atheros Communications Inc.

No, the patch for madwifi will only work under ad5007, regardless of how you choose to install and use it. Page 1 of 2 1 2 Last Jump to page: It would be for future knowledge Once I do, the wlan stops working again. Click Here to receive this Complete Guide absolutely free. However, it does seem to recognize the card again. Your deck of cards represents all the weapons in your arsenal. Toshiba AS same issue with the Atheros Wifi adapter, restricted drivers in hardy doesn’t work.

Bookmarks Bookmarks Digg del. Beyond that, you’ll have upgrade to Intrepid for better Atheros 5K support. The bug watch points to nothing now, maybe a website change or something, but I searched and couldn’t find the reported upstream bug report.

Recent Drivers  SIGMATEL STAC9225 DRIVER

With a working internet connection by ethernet, tethered or whatever means possible, please open a terminal and do:. This bug affects 16 people. Guys, the wirelless device is still problematic in karmic. Yes, Eee users as well as a few other newer laptops need the AR driver, but so far, the madwifi devs have been helpless to integrate the driver into the mainline madwifi driver.

Are ya’ll kidding me?! I failed to mention my agheros findings on the atheros wireless. Amit Kucheria amitk on Athfros uploaded an lrm with latest madwifi, which seems to have this ae5007. I did have to reinstall the madwifi drivers but all is well.

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