In this blog, we approach the problem of understanding the driver from a newbie perspective. To add yourself or manage your subscription, visit this page. While sniffing this with a thrid wireless card in monitor mode, I can see packets being delayed a lot some packets are sent out after 20 ms or even slower. Powered by Trac 0. All Atheros hardware has the capability to host at least two antennae.

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No matter what I did, no wireless. You can also name each module individually, if you prefer a subset. This page has been deprecated since the release of CentOS 5. If the LED light isn’t enabled, it madwifu be difficult to tell if wireless is on or off.

We welcome questionsfeedback, suggstions, patches, comments, etc; There is a mailing list at madwifi. Disabling madwifi from command line Disablw shows as active in hardware drivers.

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To receive all packets on this interface, disabls can run. I think you are an expert in this area, thus I have a question for you.

See if the module loaded properly. However, receiving of packets should not be a problem. If someone else has this problem, it might be useful to know that getting rid of acpi in mmadwifi kernel made it work fine I seem to recall stumbling across this in a newsgroup somewhere. However, my above findings show that the patch code didn’t really solve the problem.


The Atheros AR5007EG wireless card

Thank madsifi once again. The solution is to force the authentication to restricted mode using iwpriv in addition to iwconfig. So I enabled it in hardware drivers applet.

However, the source code of our project is available on request. This can be useful if you want to use hand-compiled versions of one or more modules, but keep linux-restricted-modules installed on your system, or just to disable modules you don’t use and speed up your boot process by a second or two.

As mentioned, this can be difficult to determine on some laptops, since msdwifi LED won’t light up. Then I found two problems with it in my testbed: Would appreciate your early response. It may show it as AREG. On Tue, Aug 4, at 4: Simply reboot and try inserting the module as detailed below again.

[ubuntu] Disabling madwifi from command line

If it shows, for example, that you have the net driver installed, remove it. Disabling madwifi from command line I installed ubuntu jaunty on a laptop with atheros ARx This project is no longer active.

I just risable your blog and it was very nice. If you have installed it via rpm, use yum -y remove ndiswrapper If you have installed it from source, then cd into the ndiswrapper directory created when you untarred the source download and type make uninstall You should see it search for installations and then echo a message that you should run make uninstall a few more times until you’re sure that there’s nothing left.


June 24, at Add tags Disaable help.

The following example shows a condensed list of all modules shipped in the linux-restricted-modules packages: While sniffing this marwifi a thrid wireless card in monitor mode, I can see packets being delayed a lot some packets are sent out after 20 ms or even slower.

February 15, at 9: February 9, at 4: It worked fine with ath5k driver, but I wanted to try madwifi.

Sometimes, the only way to tell is to push it and keep trying the iwlist ath0 scan command, and madwif if it works. I’m not sure whether it’s because the patch code fails to get the real txpower OR.