Axel Thimm wrote:
> On Fri, Apr 07, 2006 at 11:18:22AM +0300, tuomas hyvarinen wrote:
>> Axel Thimm wrote:
>>> On Fri, Apr 07, 2006 at 09:31:36AM +0300, tuomas hyvarinen wrote:
>>>> I have now tryiedfew days to get atheros ar5212 to connect to net but
>>>> with no luck.
>>>> iwlist tells me that ath0 is temporarily unavailable. I do not have inet
>>>> addr in ifconfig just inet6 addr. iwconfig can see my essid name
>>>> nickname an AP Frequency but I can't get IP??
>>>> I really hope some one can help me
>>>> I ahve FC5 installed with 2.6.16-1.2080_FC5 and madwifi driver from
>>>> atrpms madwifi, amdwifi-kmdl and madwifi-hal-kmdl
>>> What do the logs day upon modprobe?
>>> I had similar reports for madwifi-old and FC5 and the solution was
>>> that the reporting users siwtched to madwifi-ng (also packaged at
>>> ATrpms in the testing repo) and their system suddenly worked. Maybe
>>> you could try that.
>> I have tried so many things that I'm quite mixed up...so can you tell me
>> what did you do to get it work? I have tried atrpms madwifi an
>> madwifi-ng packages but it haven't worked. and I*m mixed with those
>> modprobe.conf lines if you have previous use one and after that use otherone
>> so if I use just yum and atrpms repo I get those madwifi rpms but
>> manually I can fetch those madwifi-ng rpms...so witch one I use? and
>> what I have to write to modprobe.conf after that.
>> What I sayd...I have tried so many things that I don't trust myself
>> anymore so I really hope someone can help me step by step so I don't mix
>> anything anymore...thank you
> Have you seen http://madwifi.org/wiki/UserDocs/Distro/RedHat ? That
> should get you through the installation and configuration process. If
> you hit some obstacle make sure to include the logs in your report.
this might be stubid question but what is that before and after r1407? I
haven't found where can I check what I'm using?? I think it's that after
r1407 but I wana be sure first.