Xubuntu and WiFi Madness (version 6.10)
carsten at welcomes-you.com
Thu Dec 21 07:23:50 UTC 2006
Irena and Richard Jenkins wrote:
> When I came to do the upgrade, my wifi card was recognised ... and I thought
> that this was going to be easy. Wrong!! My network manager stubbornly
> refuses to 'see' a wireless interface ... and so I cannot bring it up.
> Various attempts to bring up the ath0 interface have failed ... and I have
> come to a brick wall.
> Has anyone else got past this little problem??
I had some issues with the madwifi driver for Atheros cards with edgy as
well. For it helped to install the latest driver from madwifi.org.
Maybe you want to give it a shot.
PS: However, my problem was a little bit different. I was able to see a
lot of networks, but association with the AP sometimes failed (probably
due to a timing problem)
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