After unplugging physical connections was anything connected via WiFi? There are all sorts of things attached to the router. Oh, I just took out the plugged in cords attached to my router, there were still a couple of smartphones and a Roku that were connected wirelessly. BB code is On. Copyright Gentoo Foundation, Inc. To prevent this condition, stop madwifi from loading by default. Changed in linux Ubuntu:

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en:users:drivers:ath5k [Linux Wireless]

I can confirm this in Jaunty using the kernel 2. This device requires the rt73usb firmware which is currently available from http: Liux need to log in to change this bug’s status. It did for other people, for years they say. Just looking for a free software laptop experience similar to the corporate OS’s, but without the bloat and spyware and so on. Temporarily freezing it up and so on.

I never knew, or never appreciated I guess. Sun Sep 01, 6: Unsupported series, setting status to “Won’t Fix”. Could be the dd-wrt software in the router is bad too I guess, I haven’t checked their forum, which is huge, might be info there. This issue appears to have been resolved with upgrading to the 2. Well that sounds like a problem with OpenRC or dhcpcd.


Making Wireless work on your laptop (or desktop)

Selected rate control algorithm ‘pid’ [ In general this works but since the wireless driver will not be a native Linux kernel version, it may not have all the required functionality available.

What I found out was that if you install in “expert mode” Like I mentioned, that there is a easy rpm method for the card in FC Launchpad Janitor janitor wrote on Sat Aug 31, 9: Linix not entirely sure which one is the athsros chip ID.

My router is a dd-wrt router purchased from ThinkPenguin which I’ve had for a few months and it seems to work just fine. I never got that far with the extra config files.

Trying a newer kernel can’t hurt. Even the older IBM laptops had atheeros restrictions so you might not be able to swap it for another easily or possibly at all. This bug affects 2 people. Cell 01 – Address: I’ve updated to the newest kernel: I mostly use gentoo style networking scripts so am able to get by with removing net.


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Network Manager seems to have a history, rightly so I suppose, of wanting to control “everything” and will rig up whatever it needs to get the job done. Use Jockey to select one driver or the other. Find More Posts by Jiggz. My choice was to replace the WiFi card or liunx for a bug fix for his router.

I had similiar problem with a router in which mine would only work if it was linu only device connected to the WiFi. I looked at the usual online sources for confirmation that my hardware and drivers would work, and on paper as they say, there is no issue with my setup. So the card is on PCI bus.

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