View Full Version : [ubuntu] Atheros+Compaq CQ60-120EV Problem

December 18th, 2008, 02:04 AM
Hi i just bought a compaq cq60-120ev and installed ubuntu ultimate 2.0 and i have a problem with my wifi and wired network!! linux does not seem to be identifying the devices at all!! what can i do!? all i know is that the wifi adapter is atheros and the ethernet is realtek... please help!

December 18th, 2008, 03:58 AM

You need to provide us with specific details about the chipsets on your network cards. Can you go to Applications -> Accessories -> Terminal and enter the commands

sudo lspci | grep -i net
sudo lshw -C network
Post back the output.

December 18th, 2008, 02:03 PM
Ok... Yesterday after trying some stuff.. it worked! but only until i restarted my system... then the wifi device dissapeared again for some reason...

The Wifi adapter is Atheros AR242x AR5007..