You are currently viewing LQ as a guest. No – It doesn’t work at all, has degraded performance, or requires manual configuration to make it work. I’m running ubuntu 9. Works in Breezy just configure it from the gnome network config tool , though it isn’t recognized during installation. Introduction to Linux – A Hands on Guide This guide was created as an overview of the Linux Operating System, geared toward new users as an exploration tour and getting started guide, with exercises at the end of each chapter.

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Comment on this change optional. The time now is Has issues with Natty amd Doesn’t work “out of the box” but you can install the drivers following this instructions. Chipset manufacturer has driver source here. According to lshw, the card is still under “DISABLED” and lspci -v shows that it’s under the control of ath5k, so everything looks good in that regard.

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Having said that lnux you use choose ndiswrapper be sure you can get the drivers needed before you try it. This will allow us to escalate this issue to the upstream developers. I’m on a wired connection right now, so I removed all traces of madwifi I could find.


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If you need to reset your password, click here. Hello everyone, I’ve freshly installed debian 8 jessie on my machine. Routing, network cards, OSI, etc.

Works with Knetworkmanager on WPA. Just had to configure my wi-fi connection and WEP and was off and running. Originally Posted by Timothy Miller One question, what are you using to configure wireless? Network manager shows no wireless devices. The problem is I cannot get a wireless connection after all. Last edited by Timothy Miller; at For more advanced trainees it can be a desktop reference, and a collection of the base knowledge needed to proceed with system and network administration.

Have you had the internet using a wired connection? Please let us know your results. Driver sources are GPL, but attached firmware files apparently carry no explicit license.


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Anything is fair game. I’ve never used one of this chipset to say for certain this is still accurate.

From the upstream bug: Reportedly does not support WPA2. This card needs firmware loaded in order to work.

Originally Posted by Ascor. So I downloaded the latest compat-wireless stack from the site you provided, which was compat- wireless- Have you brought your interface up before scanning for ssid’s?

BB code is On. Alternatively, if you have network-manager installed which you do, if you have the dwo-g520 installedit’s probably taking management of the wireless for itself, you could try running nmtui to configure it using network-manager.

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