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scarlet
November 1st, 2010, 01:39 AM
hi everyone i know there are others like this but i seem to not be able to figure it out. installed ubuntu 10.10 but wireless doesnt seem to be working. lshw -c network gave me this tho

*-network DISABLED
description: Wireless interface
product: AR5001 Wireless Network Adapter
vendor: Atheros Communications Inc.
physical id: 0
bus info: pci@0000:06:00.0
logical name: wlan0
version: 01
serial: 00:1d:d9:2c:ab:20
width: 64 bits
clock: 33MHz
capabilities: bus_master cap_list ethernet physical wireless
configuration: broadcast=yes driver=ath5k driverversion=2.6.35-22-generic firmware=N/A latency=0 multicast=yes wireless=IEEE 802.11bg
resources: irq:19 memory:74100000-7410ffff

anyone know how to get it working?
thanks in advance