Could you give me the exact specs.. Except where otherwise noted, content on this wiki is licensed under the following license: Wired connections work fine however. In my house is not working WPA2 and in my work is working fine. Access Point Mode enabled in Linux 2. Table of Contents About Ath5k.

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If there are specific issues NM could do better for ath5k, please reopen. Wireless Atheros Chipset Drivers.

Linux Kernel Driver DataBase: CONFIG_ATH5K: Atheros 5xxx wireless cards support

The driver is pre-installed in most current Linux distributions. Changed in linux Ubuntu: See the ath5k device list. I’ve bin investigating the issue since the Jaunty alphas, as the open ath5k has been reported working with a lot of hardware lately. May 25th, 5.

Take a look at: If you are not ad5211 with git please check out our Linux wireless git-guide and the description of the development process. Christiansen happylinux wrote on Sidebar Users main page.


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

I was wondering if you had any luck and managed to get the AR card working? Developers are encouraged to work using the git repository. Atheros Wireless Chipset Compatibility. Bookmarks Bookmarks Digg del. Please let me know.

What card should I get for that? It is relatively stable, however I do lose connection every minutes without losing association with the AP. XaRz perecastanyer wrote on I also tried other distros with both cards.

en:users:drivers:ath5k [Linux Wireless]

Actually, I think Tim is already working on this. I’d be curious if you’d be willing to try installing linux-backports -modules- karmic to see it if helps at all?

Another approach that Ag5211 have been looking into is ndis for Linux. You do not need this. To post a comment you must log in.

Hi All, In order to get a focused and detailed view of the issue we are going to open a new bug to track this issue in it’s current state ie Karmic. You are currently viewing LQ as a guest. See full activity log.


Modules loaded in Jaunty Edit 4. Fabrice Coutadeur fabricesp on However I tried the ath5k driver again about 2 months ago and had the exact same problem, ar521 I tried changing the channel on my AP to something that wasn’t being used by my neighbors and since then my connection has stayed relatively stable.

Before I changed the channel I would get association for a few seconds before losing it again and most of the time it wouldn’t associate at all. Thanks in advance for all your cooperation and help. Tim Gardner timg-tpi on With ath5k the device was configured as wmaster0 and was inaccessible to iwconfig et al.