Founded in by experts in signal processing from Stanford University, the University of California, Berkeley and the private industry, it became a public company in It was also trivial to apply the Aircrack-ng patch. Also no joy with Gentoo in the latest unstable kernel 2. Launchpad couldn’t connect to Madwifi Trac. Are you new to LinuxQuestions.

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Steve Langasek vorlon on Many thanks atberos this works EeePC I did get the wifi working using ath5k easily with Sidux now fully dist-upgraded but performance is terrible.

It will work as long as I don’t update. Find an ethernet connection and using synaptic install linux-backports -modules- 2.

Install WIFI for Acer (Atheros AREG)

atyeros Tim Gardner timg-tpi wrote on Theres lots of people with eee PC’s that have to fiddle to get the WiFi working. I had previously done all steps without step 8 and it did not work.


Email me about changes to this bug report. September 28th, Ryan Barger Card Text: Do you have any idea which update is the one?

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

Tim, should I understand from your latest comment that there are no plans to try to backport a fix here to lrm Works great for me. Once this has been done successfully, everyone will have AR support.

However, it atheroos seem to recognize the card again. Installing the linux-modules- backports- intrepid package has been reliable for me. You are not directly subscribed to this bug’s notifications.

The time now is The Eee PC has non-working wireless out of the box. The only ugliness I see is that Atheros has not released any Linux drivers for their hardware. Remote bug watches madwifi-trac [ wontfix ] Edit madwifi-trac [ invalid ] Edit madwifi-trac [ fixed ] Edit Bug watches keep track of this bug in other bug trackers.

Use the ath5k driver. If you’d like to contribute content, let us know.

Alleluya Brothers and Sisters! Type “ifconfig wlan0 down” Type “iwconfig wlan0 mode monitor Type “ifconfig wlan0 up” You are now in monitor mode.


On Wed, Mar 26, at 2: Acer Aspire has Atheros Communications Inc. Many Atheros chipsets will work correctly with the madwifi driver, but some newer chipsets may not, and the madwifi driver may not work with WPA authentication. Sponsored Link If you have Atheros AR wireless network adapter follow this procedure to make it work in ubuntu 8.

I’m glad it’s working. I only have a wireless connection.

Any chance to see it in Hardy proposed? September 27th, 3. That will give us a good start. Srikrishna Das srikrishna wrote on Ben Collins ben-collins wrote on

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