Upgrade to Jaunty and it works out of the box!!!! Also, please specifically note if the issue does or does not appear in the 2. I myself have to toggle the hardware- wifi-switch after every reboot to be able to connect to any wireless network. You are currently viewing LQ as a guest. Email me about changes to this bug report. Are you new to LinuxQuestions.

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Introduction to Linux – A Hands on Guide This guide was created as an overview of the Linux Operating System, geared toward new users as an exploration tour and getting started guide, with exercises at the end of each chapter. You should then be able to test via a LiveCD.

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For some linhx works. There are one of two ways you should be able to test:. If wireless-tools do not work, we are runing into trouble.


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I would like to run Linux again and was wondering if there is a distro that works with this card out of the box, better yet if one works well enough that I could do a net install? Errors were encountered while processing: Has anybody figured out exactly how to gain wifi access with this particular computer?

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

December 17th, 5. If the kernel on the install boot disk is 2. If they work, then turn your guns linnux the manager. As the server told me I could’nt post not being logged-in, I resend the previous post.

Bookmarks Bookmarks Digg del. December 13th, 3. I found that I had trouble getting Fedora to run with the Atheros AREG that is in this computer and at the time it was said that the driver for it only works with Vista.


Whatever your kernel an distribution, download the kernel source, downlad madwifi driver from repository, tar -x, make, make install and be happy! They hope these examples will help you to get a better understanding of ar007eg Linux system and that you feel encouraged to try out things on your own.

Atheros AREG, Which Distro works best out of the box?

Alpha5 is set to be released Thursday Sept 4. Linux – Hardware This forum is for Hardware issues. April 27th, 7. If you’d like to contribute content, let us know. Pasi Karjalainen pjk67 wrote on Find More Posts by garbo Please let us know immediately if this newer 2.

If you download the source code from git, you have an old howto for building it.