Accepted Way To Install/Load Atheros Wireless Drivers
endy at digitalgrotto.net
Wed Nov 28 02:30:37 UTC 2007
John Summerfield wrote:
> Robert L Cochran wrote:
>> I have an Atheros AR5006EG card on a Toshiba Satellite P105-S6147
>> laptop computer. That's an i386 architecture but is Pentium Dual Core.
>> ifconfig doesn't show either a wlan0 or an ath0 present. I guess I
>> need to add the ATRPMS repo and then install the madwifi driver to
>> get support?
> That, or download from madwifi.org. There's a src.rpm someplace, you
> need to rebuild for each new kernel. Doesn't take long.
Freshrpms has a package for the madwifi driver.
Install the freshrpms-release package that is listed on the left side of
the page, and then install it from yum.
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