I do not know why IPv6 is there.
      No use when I do "ifconfig ath0 up"
      This command does not bring up my Atheros Ar5212 miniPCI card.
      Any clue for these two problems?

Pavel Roskin <proski@gnu.org> wrote:

Please let's not convert this to a private discussion. I'm not doing
any support by private e-mail. The mailing list is the proper place to
discuss this issue.

It would be useful if you specify the version of the driver and of the

And by the way, please write in plain text without HTML and avoid
top-posting. It would make it easier for others to quote your messages.

On Thu, 2006-10-26 at 14:17 -0700, hong zhang wrote:
> Why ath0: no IPv6 routers present is printed?

Are they present? Are you assigning an IPv6 address to the interface?
Anyway, I've never worked with IPv6.

> why no signal level, no nois level?

Maybe the interface is down at the time you are running iwconfig.
Pavel Roskin