I tried Slackware-based distros Proteus, PuppyLinux , to no avail. It would be on-topic there. Can you post the newer linux-firmware version that resolves the bug? Try ndiswrapper using the winxp drivers for your card google “Atheros AR winxp driver”. Can somebody explain to me where to download and how to install the ar driver for atheros wireless card laptop acer emachines eme? Open Source Consulting Domain Registration.

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Sign up oinux log in Sign up using Google. BB code is On. Joseph Salisbury jsalisbury on Ubuntu Forums Code of Conduct. If you are using Ubuntu Don’t ask us to compare or recommend products. Your Client uses the Altheros AR wifi chipset that transmits a single stream.

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Dell N laptop OS: Other bug subscribers Subscribe someone else. By installing a newer linux-firmware package the bug is solved. Also with my wi-spy I verified that nothing else is using the spectrum of the configured channel. Would it be possible for you to test the latest upstream kernel? I’ve formated and reinstall the same dist and I have the same problem.


That could be causing issues. If you want a site more general than the Linux Mint forums, you might consider searching for and if you don’t find a solution posting a question on Unix. From a terminal window please run: Private messages and other services are unsafe as they cannot be monitored.

If, due to the nature of the issue you have encountered, you are unable to run this command, please add a comment stating that fact and change the bug status to ‘Confirmed’. So I’ve run into a wall into getting the WiFi to work. Open Source Consulting Domain Registration. Manuel Sampedro msampedro wrote on When downloading from a host behind the e serving a file from a ramdisk MB to a ramdisk on my laptop, I get Having a problem logging in?

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What other authenticating mode should I try? What drivers am I able to install, and how would I install them?

I tried the following solution and it worked fine for me: As always, use your own discretion with all advice here. Changed in linux-firmware Ubuntu Precise: There’s a soft switch using the keyboard, but that has no noticeable effect and dmesg lunux no activity. However, when I click the connection icon on the bottom bar, my wifi network doesn’t come up.

I have to run “ifdown eth0 ; ifup eth0” to recover. Jan 5 ’16 at 5: