This time i am trying Slackware You can download the driver here: I’m not going to take it for granted that you actually have the exact same card and chipset as the OP. But,accidently i found one thread on how to run my nic card by modifying ‘MakeFile’ actually commenting some portion of ifeq loop in ‘src’ directory after extracting ‘AR81Family-linux-v1. All times are GMT View LQ Wiki Contributions.

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Find More Posts by deto If you’d like to contribute content, let us know. Title line say it all; and no luxury of going to ubuntu or centos too much time invested in the slackkagebut the damn nic still isn’t seen by ifconfig The card is an Atheros Tamil Nadu, India Distribution: To attract people with the most relevant knowledge you could change your thread title to something like “Atheros AR problems”.

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I have this lan ethernet: Every post I have read on installing the driver give links to Atheros but they are all broken. I disabled ipv6 binarytides. I have done a lot of searching and for athdros there is no new driver atheros was bought out and the new company has not posted any drivers.


There is no wireless available where I am at the moment but the card is recognized.

I chose one with the RTL chipset that works perfectly on ubuntu. I followed this post on the Ubuntu Forums to get it working: Also, if you haven’t tried the card in another OS, then consider the possibility that it might be broken.

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July 17th, 6. Never did do the “install” oops. Originally Posted by corkscrew.

Last edited by catkin; at I think the one in the link is just a patch anyway I run the tar command ok but when i run the make install i get. Welcome to the most active Linux Forum on the web. How can I do to solve this?


Comment out the if- clause that results in the error being displayed – see the code snippet below to give you an idea of the lines that I commented out. I’m not going to take it for granted that you actually have the exact same card and chipset as the OP.

I finally bought a well supported pci ethernet.

What errors did you get when arheros tried to install the one I had in the link earlier? Results 1 to 10 of Join our community today! Unfortunately the link in the post to the driver itself is dead.

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Run “dmesg” and check for error messages related to the card too. And ‘ifconfig eht0’ gives nothing about ip address or Mac address.

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