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August 8th, 2008, 05:52 AM
I am having problems connecting to any wireless network. I can find the networks but cannot connect to any of them. This is my lshw -C network. *-network
description: Ethernet interface
product: MCP67 Ethernet
vendor: nVidia Corporation
physical id: a
bus info: pci@0000:00:0a.0
logical name: eth0
version: a2
serial: 00:1e:68:7c:27:6d
width: 32 bits
clock: 66MHz
capabilities: bus_master cap_list ethernet physical
configuration: broadcast=yes driver=forcedeth driverversion=0.61 ip= latency=0 maxlatency=20 mingnt=1 module=forcedeth multicast=yes
description: Wireless interface
product: AR242x 802.11abg Wireless PCI Express Adapter
vendor: Atheros Communications Inc.
physical id: 0
bus info: pci@0000:03:00.0
logical name: wlan0
version: 01
serial: 00:1f:e1:85:70:fc
width: 64 bits
clock: 33MHz
capabilities: bus_master cap_list ethernet physical wireless
configuration: broadcast=yes driver=ndiswrapper+net5211 driverversion=1.51+,06/21/2007, latency=0 module=ndiswrapper multicast=yes wireless=IEEE 802.11g

Any help would be greatly appreciated.

August 8th, 2008, 11:00 PM
I got my wireless working fine now I used this forum.

August 9th, 2008, 12:30 AM
Excellent! Please note that when a new kernel is included in an update, you will need to do a slightly modified version of the install again:
cd ~/madwifi-hal-
make clean
sudo make install
sudo depmod -ae