Hey everyone -still having trouble getting wireless going in Hardy or other distros? TRY THIS! --> http://wicd.sourceforge.net/download.php
I've browsed forums for days... And posted... Tried all kinds of command line alchemy just to get a common aeth0 intel network card running on my Lenovo/IBM thinkpad -nothing obscure --no luck Until now! This little utility did the trick -and quick -I 'didn't even have to compile it!
Below is the original post wherein I learned about it --big Kudos to Gais Kay!---