You have build a test kernel with that patch added and it resolved the issue for you? And, also, please, can you try with last kernel version, which is located on http: It’s probably one of those lame KDE 4. I’m only using it. I was able to build the madwifi driver with this patch. Acer Aspire Package: Hi, Please, can you tell us which is the latest kernel release that works?

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Is there an RPM package for the driver that I need? Some drivers are supported out-of-the-box and some require compilation rebuilding the kernelbased on their status and maturity in the Linux Kernel.

Most of the threads are years old, thus why i’m here.

I’m gonna upgrade the computer to KDE 4. Linux is not the culprit here; manufacturers don’t write drivers for linux. Infin1ty erezzarum on Comment on this change optional. Communicatins details and our forum data attribution, retention and privacy policy, see here.



Is it possible you have more than one driver trying to claim the. Confirmed; multiplel duplicate bug reports are showing up!

It can see my WiFi network, but it is unable to connect to it. The PC in question doesn’t have any other form of direct internet access. Changed communictaions linux Ubuntu: Download full text Another “find” is a thread from june to february I want to setup.

Rodrigo, just to confirm I understood your comment correctly. Many here would recommend Puppy Linux for this. This message should be different for 2. You need to log in to change this bug’s status.

I did notice though that even Win Xp required Atheros Utility Client to be installed before working yes i got it working in windowsor at least seemed like so. Talking from memory, I got the source for the Ubuntu kernel apt-get sourcelinux- image Heeey henrik here bringing another monologue to this pesky problem!


en/users/Drivers/ath5k – Linux Wireless

Acer Aspire Version: Please test and give feedback here. Does anyone know if Atheros incc.ar2413 driver part of the restricted driver set in. November 5th, 4. Originally Posted by henrik2.

Network Settings knew the card, but hadn’t configured it. This will enable the support for the Atheros wireless drivers.

You need to add a non-free repository to your sources. Email me about changes to this bug report. I haven’t set up kwallet, but I instructed KNetworkManager to store the password unencrypted.

Jan, can you check “modinfo ath5k”? Based on the duplicates, and the fact that it’s just happened on my own laptop, marking as confirmed. Cimmunications forgot to add this to my previous post

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