Proprietary, no AP or Monitor modes, Comparison of bcm43xx drivers. In the thread posted above the issue is related to gentoo’s kernel config, so it is a good idea to re-check that too. I’m using wicd myself, does exactly that. 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. When you modprobe the ath9k driver what is ‘dmesg’ saying? By joining our community you will have the ability to post topics, receive our newsletter, use the advanced search, subscribe to threads and access many other special features.

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Gentoo: Ethernet Atheros AR8161/AR8162 using compat-wireless module alx

Under WindowsXP the wifi is working correctly. Fri Dec 29, 4: First obtain the list of detected USB devices on the system:.

If required, locate it on the following list and install it:. All forum topics Previous Topic Next Topic. I’ve read some pages on the net about nclinux-wifi but everywhere I read the blue wireless LED must be light to let the wifi adapter work.


Next the right set of corresponding kernel options need to be enabled, based on the drivers and hardware detected previously. The driver will be identified on one of the lines starting arheros Kernel driver in use: View unanswered posts View posts from last 24 hours.

Wireless no Gentoo [RESOLVIDO] [Gentoo Linux]

I’m using madwifi driver version 0. Wifi From Gentoo Wiki.

The “cfg wireless extensions compatibility” option aka WEXT will support old wireless-tools and iwconfig. I have manually loaded the ath9k modules.

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Please visit this page to clear all LQ-related cookies. For more advanced taheros it can be a desktop reference, and a collection of the base knowledge needed to proceed with system and network administration. I don’t have too much experience with Atheros but the following thread seems like is related to your issue. Originally Posted by mreff Get it from Atheros alx Ethernet driver and follow the instructions. It is working well except the wifi.


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Gentoo and atheros ar

It solved by itself: Hi All, For Nc the gentoo firmware is F. Make sure there is only one service that starts it. But on my notebook, the wifi LED doesn’t lit up even if I press the wireless button. If not, then the driver is not doing its job even-though it may be modprobed in. You are currently viewing LQ as a guest.

Copyright Gentoo Foundation, Inc. Maybe this driver solved this problem.

Wireless no Gentoo [RESOLVIDO]

Alternatively, lshw can be used to obtain the necessary information:. Good news is Code: Click Here to receive this Complete Guide absolutely free. This site uses cookies. If the booted system does not make a wifi connection, then obtain a full list of hardware identifiers from the current system.