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Wireless Driver for 10.10 using TP Link Wireless card with Atheros Chipset

  Date: Jan 23    Category: Unix / Linux / Ubuntu    Views: 427
  

I have just installed the generic Madwifi driver for 10.10.
Can anyone please advise me how I can check whether this driver has installed
and is working.NB I am currently connecting to my router with an RJ45 cable at
present,as I am dual booting with Win XP I can connect wirelessly in Windows,and
would like to do so in Ubuntu.

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3 Answers Found

 
Answer #1    Answered On: Jan 23    

In terminal, type 'ifconfig -a' and look for wlan0

 
Answer #2    Answered On: Jan 23    

I tried 'ifconfig-a' in terminal and got COMMAND NOT
FOUND....?

 
Answer #3    Answered On: Jan 23    

There is a space between the g and -a. should be

ifconfig -a

See the space in the command. In Unix/Linux commands like
DOS options are separated from command by a space.

 




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