I have a Toshiva A70 laptop with a builtin Atheros ar5004g wireless. am running Slackware 10.1. I have MadWifi and get no attempt of conecting.
ath0 IEEE 802.11 ESSID:""
Mode:Managed Frequency:2.412GHz Access Point: 00:00:00:00:00:00
Bit Rate:0kb/s Tx-Power:50 dBm Sensitivity=0/3
ff RTS thr
ff Fragment thr
Link Quality:0/94 Signal level:-95 dBm Noise level:-95 dBm
Rx invalid nwid:0 Rx invalid crypt:0 Rx invalid frag:0
Tx excessive retries:0 Invalid misc:0 Missed beacon:0
if config shows eth0 which is my wired connection and lo
I have tried from Slackware 9 to 10.1 and kernel from 2.2 to 2.6.11
tried with mandrake fedora suse just to see if they did anything different and no, actually they didnt work as well. and i am most famillar.
any help with this would be really great.