WiFi - madwifi drivers

Felipe Alfaro Solana felipe.alfaro at gmail.com
Mon Sep 11 19:23:33 UTC 2006

> Thinkpad Z60t 25136RU
> Ubuntu 6.06.1
> jura at thinkpad:~$ lspci -v
>  . . .
> 0000:13:00.0 Ethernet controller: Atheros Communications, Inc. AR5212
> 802.11abg NIC (rev 01)
>         Subsystem: IBM: Unknown device 058a
>         Flags: fast devsel, IRQ 74
>         Memory at a7f00000 (64-bit, non-prefetchable) [disabled] [size=64K]
>         Capabilities: <available only to root>

Strange... I have Ubuntu running on a laptop with an Atheros chipset
and I did _nothing_ to get it working. It worked out of the box.

> What I need to do to complete compilation?

sudo apt-get install build-essential linux-headers-`uname -r`

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