The time now is Ok, I did some checking around, and decided that because of all of the broken links on the madwifi page, and because they moved away from sourceforge, etc, that I wanted a more reliable solution. Mine doesn’t which means I am trying every twice since I dont know if its on or off. I too have an eMachine E courtesy of Woot! February 7th, 9.
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Ok, I did some checking around, and decided that because of all of the broken links on the madwifi page, and because they moved away from sourceforge, etc, that I wanted emaxhine more reliable solution.
February 7th, 9. Did you get your wireless toggle switch, left of the Tab key, to light up? Mine doesn’t which means I am trying every twice since I dont know if its on or off.
I would imagine this wireless connection would show up here. Let me know if you have the same experience. Apt-get will download and install the drivers.
February 7th, 8. Wireless should be working! No other drivers are present. Here’s a link to that: Any help is greatly appreciated. I’m very happy it was this easy for me. When I run the iwconfig command, here are the results: February 7th, 6. Maybe you should make one of those, too. When I click on the Network Manager icon the one next to the speakerI only get two 2 entries: I am posting this via my Ethernet eth0 connection.
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The wireless switch on the machine seems to be software controlled and not by ubuntu. Page 1 of 2 1 2 Last Jump to page: Bookmarks Bookmarks Digg del. The connection is excellent, Thanks again.
I performed a lsmod grep “ath” Here’s the output: But it kind of looks like yours is on — try right-clicking on the Network Manager and making sure Enable Wireless is checked. It takes 2 reboots, which is odd, and a slight PIA, but since it worked immediately sending via wifi right nowI would say it is a good solution: Select the old one doesn’t say 5XXX and click on Deactivate.
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February 6th, 1. Results 1 to 10 of Did you update the kernel like Jimro?
This is what worked for me. Does anyone have any fixes for this issue? Join Date Feb Beans 4. I finally found a reference to some drivers which seemed reliable, in the sense that they were in default repositiories accessible through apt-get.
The site is here and contains instructions. February 7th, 7.