Proprietary, no AP or Monitor modes, Comparison of bcm43xx drivers. Find More Posts by rosehosting. Join our community today! Originally Posted by mreff If you’d like to contribute content, let us know. Get it from Atheros alx Ethernet driver and follow the instructions.

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Network device names eth0wlan0etc. I finally managed to put the pieces together, maybe this helps someone. Hosting by Gossamer Threads Inc.

This is my third attempt at installing Gentoo. Trying to authenticate with 2c: Having a problem logging in? All forum topics Previous Topic Next Topic. The driver will be identified on one of the lines starting with Kernel driver in use: This laptop has an AR, this should also work for AR Module alx is only available when you manually configure compat-wireless during installation.

Of these, the chipset may be the most useful information.

Gentoo: Ethernet Atheros AR/AR using compat-wireless module alx | blechtog

Maybe this driver solved this problem. If required, locate it on the following list and install it:.


Again, make sure only wicd will manage your connections if you choose to use it. Long description for module alx Uninstall ucode Add Pentoo overlay for compat-wireless Set the subversion flag for layman pentoo uses svn! Xubuntu and Atheros AR Gentoo users get the driver with compat-wireless Activate at least cfg and mac In this example, enabling the wireless card failed as a radio frequency kill state is set usually to keep power consumption at bay and not connect by accident to a wireless network.

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If you’d like to contribute content, let us know. Genfoo detect the wifi controllers. Finally today I got sick of using eth0 and looked into it.

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Fill in your details xtheros or click an icon to log in: Gentoo can’t see it ifconfig -a only shows eth0 and lo btw eth0 works fine, I just want to get wireless working iwconfig only finds lo and eth0, athrros neither have wireless extensions.

For ateros since is built-in try to add firmware in External firmware blobs to build into the kernel binary see here. Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here The ethernet card seems to require module alxwhich still is not in the kernel.

Lacks powersaving, LED support and other features. I’m using wicd myself, does exactly that. Key negotiation completed with 2c: Gengoo you modprobe the ath9k driver what is ‘dmesg’ saying?

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