Wireless Internet

Juan De Mola juan.demola at gmail.com
Sat Apr 11 22:31:06 UTC 2009


Check if you have the restricted repositories enabled. Some patented
software/drivers came from it.

On 4/11/09, Juan De Mola <juan.demola at gmail.com> wrote:
> Check if you have the restricted repositories enabled. Some patented
> software/drivers came from it.
>
> On 4/11/09, BT Bennett <guitar_deigratia at yahoo.com> wrote:
>> I opened hardware drivers and it didn't ask me for my password and it
>> didn't
>> give me any checkboxes to check off.
>>
>> --- On Sat, 4/11/09, Steve Reilly <sfreilly at roadrunner.com> wrote:
>>
>> From: Steve Reilly <sfreilly at roadrunner.com>
>> Subject: Re: Wireless Internet
>> To: "Ubuntu user technical support, not for general discussions"
>> <ubuntu-users at lists.ubuntu.com>
>> Date: Saturday, April 11, 2009, 2:18 PM
>>
>> BT Bennett wrote:
>>
>>
>>> 02:00.0 Ethernet controller: Atheros Communications Inc. AR242x
>>> 802.11abg
>>> Wireless PCI Express Adapter (rev 01)
>>
>> this is the line your looking for.
>>
>> now go to system> administration> hardware drivers enter your password
>> as youll be changing system settings.  there should be one, or a couple
>> lines there that say atheros hardware layer and/or support for atheros
>> hardware, you want to check those boxes.  this will dl the drivers for
>> the wireless chipset. follow instructions after that, reboot, and in
>> your taskbar the network icon will show wireless access points
>> available, im sure you can figure it our after that, if not post back.
>> good luck.
>>
>> steve
>>
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