Being lazy, I told it to keep the password. It doesn’t see it. Did you update the kernel like Jimro? If you left-click on the network icon to the left of the speaker icon in the upper menubar assuming you haven’t changed things around on your desktop too much , you’ll see a list of the wireless networks around you. The connection is excellent, Thanks again.

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February 7th, 3. That’s the one you want. The wireless switch on the machine seems to be software controlled and not by ubuntu. I finally found a reference to some drivers which seemed reliable, in the sense that they were in default repositiories accessible through apt-get. February 7th, Apt-get will download and install the drivers.

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I performed a lsmod grep “ath” Here’s the output: Maybe you should make one of those, too. Any help is greatly appreciated.


Here’s a link to that: Select the old one doesn’t say 5XXX and click on Deactivate. Emachinf does work from a usb plug in device. Bookmarks Bookmarks Digg del. Being lazy, I told it to keep the password. February 7th, 4.

I am posting this via my Ethernet eth0 connection. Join Date Feb Beans 4. I’ll read Jimro’s entries about the kernel update Page 1 of 2 1 2 Last Jump to page: But it kind of looks like yours is on — try right-clicking on the Network Manager and making sure Enable Wireless is checked.

It doesn’t see it. I would imagine this wireless connection would show up here.

It states at the bottom of this window, “This driver is activated and currently in use. Ok, I did some checking emqchine, and decided that because of all of the broken links on the madwifi page, and because they moved away from sourceforge, etc, that I wanted a more reliable solution.

Did you update the kernel like Jimro? February 7th, 8.


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It’s finding valid wireless networks but I still can’t connect to anyone of them. February 6th, 2. February 7th, 7. Ubuntu Forums Code of Conduct.

February 7th, 5. The time now is No other drivers are present. I’m very happy it was this easy emxchine me. Let me know if you have the same experience.

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