View Full Version : [ubuntu] Complete Freeze on Wireless Network Connect

August 22nd, 2009, 05:06 PM
Hey guys,

I'm using the latest download from the site, Ubuntu 9.04, and I've got it working just fine on two very similar PC's.

The only problem is... wireless. I went through alot of hassle to install the missing drivers (madwifi, broadcom and bwfcutter were used) and it finally worked.

Here's the lineup:
-Plug in Wireless Network Card Adapter
-Finds Network
-Input network password

The Wireless card is a Linksys WPC54GS Version 2.1, the PC uses an Asus P4S8L motherboard.

I am unable to do *anything* after the freeze, not even shut down, only holding down the power button long enough works.

Any thoughts?

August 25th, 2009, 05:14 AM
Getting the same problem. Running 9.04 and computer crashes when connecting to wireless network. If I stay offline, the computer works great (if you can consider a computer without internet great). :P