[lkml]   [2008]   [Aug]   [16]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
Messages in this thread
    SubjectRe: ath5k on the Acer Aspire One
    On Fri, 15 Aug 2008 01:51:31 +0200, "J.A. Magallón" <> wrote:

    > Hi...
    > I have just got a One, and have installed a standard distro (not Linpus),
    > Mandriva in my case.
    > Everything works pretty nicely but WiFi. Hardware is:
    > 03:00.0 Ethernet controller: Atheros Communications Inc. AR242x 802.11abg Wireless PCI Express Adapter (rev 01)
    > The driver used is ath5k. On load, it logs this:
    > Aug 15 01:13:57 one klogd: ath5k_pci 0000:03:00.0: registered as 'phy0'
    > Aug 15 01:13:57 one klogd: ath5k phy0: Support for RF2425 is under development.
    > Aug 15 01:13:57 one klogd: ath5k phy0: Atheros AR2425 chip found (MAC: 0xe2, PHY: 0x70)

    Thanks to everyone that answered, probably the solution is an update to
    the driver, hardware support for this chip was added in 27-rc.
    My distro still uses 26.2.

    I'm going on holydays for a week now, will make more tests on return,
    and continue the thread.

    Thanks everyone.

    J.A. Magallon <jamagallon()ono!com> \ Software is like sex:
    \ It's better when it's free
    Mandriva Linux release 2009.0 (Cooker) for i586
    Linux 2.6.25-jam18 (gcc 4.3.1 20080626 (GCC) #1 SMP
    To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
    the body of a message to
    More majordomo info at
    Please read the FAQ at

     \ /
      Last update: 2008-08-16 12:05    [W:0.020 / U:1.164 seconds]
    ©2003-2017 Jasper Spaans. hosted at Digital OceanAdvertise on this site