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Old 03-28-2010, 12:02 PM   #1
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Ubuntu Studio wireless issues. Atheros 928x on a Dell Inspiron 1545


Hey all. Let's hope I get better results here than where I've been looking before...
Very long story.
I just installed Ubuntu Studio 9.1 on my Dell Inspiron 1545. I can't get the wireless to work (and I don't have any idea how). I don't know if I have the wireless driver for the card (MadWifi, if I'm correct.). I installed and compiled it but, while following the directions I could not do the 'Loading the MadWifi module' section.

Here is a thread with additional information on my issue.

Thank you for any help.
 
Old 03-29-2010, 05:12 AM   #2
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Have you tried just using the ath5k or ath9k drivers (ie don't use madwifi)?

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