You could try Code: The take a look at the output. I found a physical switch on the front of the laptop for Wifi What part of the results in the Code sections of my post did you see that the hardware was encrypted? Originally Posted by casrenooij. Maby this may help you. Some info on the system that may or may not help:

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Results 1 to 10 atheros ar242x linux Sometimes Linux doesn’t automatically get the wireless cards going right away. The driver supporting your card should be the ath5k driver which is in the mainline and linux-libre kernels.

Switching the two antenna cables connected to the card one black, one white solved the issue for me. Note that registered members see fewer ads, and ContentLink is completely disabled once you log in.

Ask Ubuntu works best with JavaScript enabled. It had said that wifi was on and working ,but for some reason it atheros ar242x linux seem to be able to search for my broadcasted SSID.

After a quick search I found the command that works in puppy Linux and hopefully atheros ar242x linux the same thing and ran that. Hello malsagenda, welcome to LQ, please atheros ar242x linux a terminal on your Linux-machine and execute as root or with sudo the command Code: That’s the best kind of problem to have!

I linkx find something about madwifi drivers, but are they proprietary or are they just all together irrelevant?

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

Here are some outputs for you: View LQ Wiki Contributions. This book contains many real life examples derived atheros ar242x linux the author’s experience as a Linux system and network administrator, trainer and consultant. Run iwconfig for that.

Specifically this is on a Samsung R laptop some version atheros ar242x linux which seem to have an intel wireless adapter – this one definitely doesn’t!

Cell 01 – Address: I’ve searched for the same thing but it seamed that I had another problem my wireless was ‘unhandled’ and I found this solution mostly by chance atherps.

Qualcomm Atheros AR242x / AR542X Wireless

Visit the following links: But I do have question, dear praseodym Thank you for your help and amazing insights. It maybe a hardware issue.

I found a physical switch on the front of the laptop for Wifi Originally Posted by casrenooij. Maby this may help you. How to get Atheros arx wireless adapter working under Debian Atheros ar242x linux

The configuration options are used based on what security policy is used in the selected SSID. At the time it was in use it was dependent on a proprietary abstraction layer due to regulatory concerns. Atheros ar242x linux off, thank you all for your help troubleshooting this matter. You could try Code: Try searching on the net, although it is somehow a difficult and rare issue to search atheros ar242x linux, being that “opensourcerers” just install non-libre drivers and “solve” their issues by putting proprietary code liux their boxes.

I deleted everything else and put in my ssid and psk and reran the code you gave before and got the following errors Code: August 25th, 7.