[SATLUG] suse 11.0 and Madwifi

riugakusei at aim.com riugakusei at aim.com
Fri Jun 20 20:28:14 CDT 2008

hi there i just did a fresh install of suse 11.0 everythig its workng like a charm except my wireless, it was working fine w/ suse 10.3. all i did was install madwif-kmp-default.rpm
?but it seems madwifi.org is unavailable/down at the moment. any suggestions?
my card was recognice from the install, the thing that i notice was that it its no longer ath0 but ath5k, buts its not working w/ my card.

linux-7wbp:~ # lspci -vvv|grep Ather
04:05.0 Ethernet controller: Atheros Communications Inc. AR2413 802.11bg NIC(rev 01)

dmesg|grep ath
ath5k_pci 0000:04:05.0: registered as 'phy0'
ath5k phy0: Atheros AR5213A chip found (MAC: 0x78, PHY: 0x45)
ath5k phy0: RF2112A 2GHz radio found (0x56)

dmesg|grep wlan:
wlan0: authenticate with AP 00:00:00:00:00:00
wlan0: authentication with AP 00:00:00:00:00:00 timed out
ADDRCONF(NETDEV_UP): wlan0: link is not ready

?any help here plz.

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