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Old 07-03-2006, 06:50 PM   #1
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Wireless card Atheros

Ok i have a wireless card atheros AR5212 802.11abg card in my slackware box. I dont know how to get this working? when i do lspci i see that the card is there however when i do lwconfig it lists sorta like this eth0 no wireless extension eth1 no wireless extension wis0 no wireless extension? im not sure even where to start? i never had a wireless card before...Im lost as what to do...I tried that ndisswrapper and it didnt work what so ever!!!!

Thank-you for your time

Old 07-03-2006, 07:47 PM   #2
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