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Thanks to Iuvr and it’s post, my wg works again. Since the system would be unstable with drivers that Windows did consider “compatible” with my hardware, I thought, “What the heck! August 13th, 2. Flaming or offending other users. Does work with HP dveg 64Bit , see

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I just cannot understand why manufacturers ship it with such lousy drivers. Any help would be great, ahheros a laptop without wireless network capabilities is quite useless. All the interactions with this thread somehow brought my attention to one of the wireless-script output, channel. Works when order is: As others have mentioned, the freezes seem to happen when there’s a lot of traffic, such as downloading or viewing streaming video.

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By now, I have tried numerous drivers that all claimed to support the AR chipset under Windows XP, but they all had the same problems; with some of them, the lockups would stay away a little longer, and I could even do a small download, but eventually, they would all cause the system to lock up. Working on Ubuntu 7.


On the internet, I found a few notes about these problems sorry, but I don’t seem to currently find the references to the web pages involved: I then transferred control to KNetworkManager. Yes, my password is: My wife got a Toshiba Satellite last year and we haven’t been able to get the Atheros Wx chipset to work with our router at all. Since the working driver implements the standard, and does not support any non-standard, proprietary extensions, it will not go beyond 54 Mbps.

I find performance outstanding, weak signal throughput in particular is far superior to any other card I’ve ever tried. I experienced the same exact freezing problem that Luvr documented so well in his original post.


I can confirm that this chipset works great with the madwifi-ng drivers on Debian Testing. The signal bar would show 2. In fact, this problem is apparently not even unique to Atheros chipsets; similar issues wtheros to arise with, e.

My NIC also consistently has an “excellent” connection status. So there’s some underlying problem for sure.

Of course I have no idea if it’s possible, but thanks for checking it out. Wifi requires higher signal strength to work I used to be able to access internet via wifi from my room when my Acer was running Windows XP.


Have you installed a driver for your Atheros card before? I will need to bring my laptop back to my original weekday “A” router to see what happens, though.

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It works OK with Slackware Thing is that PC is only 10 feet away from the Router Ad-hoc Mode doesn’t work for me at all. About the 54 vs.

Faulty hardware is unlikely, but if all else fails, it can’t be ruled out. August 17th, 6.

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