View Full Version : [ubuntu] intel 4965abgn wireless + 10.04 = help please!

August 16th, 2010, 04:05 AM

i'm trying to replace my router with an ubuntu box, but i can't get my wireless card to work!
posting some outputs about the problem!

(its an Intel 4965ABGN card, seems like i'm using the newest firmware version according to http://www.intellinuxwireless.org/)

root@gsejt:~# iwconfig wlan0
wlan0 IEEE 802.11abgn ESSID:"valami"
Mode:Managed Frequency:2.412 GHz Access Point: Not-Associated
Tx-Power=15 dBm
Retry long limit:7 RTS thr:off Fragment thr:off
Encryption key:off
Power Management:off

root@gsejt:~# iwlist wlan0 scan
wlan0 No scan results

root@gsejt:~# lspci -v
02:00.0 Network controller: Intel Corporation PRO/Wireless 4965 AG or AGN [Kedron] Network Connection (rev 61)
Subsystem: Intel Corporation Device 1102
Flags: bus master, fast devsel, latency 0, IRQ 29
Memory at dfc00000 (64-bit, non-prefetchable) [size=8K]
Capabilities: [c8] Power Management version 3
Capabilities: [d0] Message Signalled Interrupts: Mask- 64bit+ Queue=0/0 Enable+
Capabilities: [e0] Express Endpoint, MSI 00
Capabilities: [100] Advanced Error Reporting <?>
Capabilities: [140] Device Serial Number d1-98-66-ff-ff-3b-1f-00
Kernel driver in use: iwlagn
Kernel modules: iwlagn

root@gsejt:~# dmesg | grep wlan0
[ 11.919801] ADDRCONF(NETDEV_UP): wlan0: link is not ready
[ 12.348766] device wlan0 entered promiscuous mode

root@gsejt:~# dmesg | grep iwlagn
[ 11.115574] iwlagn: Intel(R) Wireless WiFi Link AGN driver for Linux, 1.3.27k
[ 11.115584] iwlagn: Copyright(c) 2003-2009 Intel Corporation
[ 11.115707] iwlagn 0000:02:00.0: PCI INT A -> GSI 17 (level, low) -> IRQ 17
[ 11.115722] iwlagn 0000:02:00.0: setting latency timer to 64
[ 11.115777] iwlagn 0000:02:00.0: Detected Intel Wireless WiFi Link 4965AGN REV=0x4
[ 11.157569] iwlagn 0000:02:00.0: Tunable channels: 13 802.11bg, 4 802.11a channels
[ 11.157673] iwlagn 0000:02:00.0: irq 29 for MSI/MSI-X
[ 11.444769] iwlagn 0000:02:00.0: firmware: requesting iwlwifi-4965-2.ucode
[ 11.537477] iwlagn 0000:02:00.0: loaded firmware version

in my interfaces file i have:

iface wlan0 inet manual
wireless-mode master
wireless-essid valami
wireless-channel 1

any help appreciated, i'm struggling with this problems for days now.. :confused:

thank you!