I had actually managed to remove, I think the HP driver, from the kernel, and that was a decent workaround. Results 1 to 4 of 4. No amount of messing around with the rfkill options works. It appears that rfkill may indeed be the problem, but the situation is that rfkill works first time only if the laptop was rebooted from windows. I’ve also tried wicd instead of NetworkManager. No to Soft blocked: The computer is an HP G60 but this may apply to other systems as well.

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[SOLVED] Re: wireless (Atheros AR5001) was working on squeeze, then stopped

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The time now is All times are GMT Atheros AR Wifi on Ubuntu It said mine was soft blocked, so I tried unblocking it, didn’t seem to work so I disabled and re-enabled my wireless through NetworkManager which I have done countless time before, but to no availand it worked! My Ubuntu version is Join Date Apr Beans Linux – Wireless Networking This forum is for the discussion of wireless networking in Linux.

[SOLVED] Re: wireless (Atheros AR) was working on squeeze, then stopped

Hello and thanks Seth, I can’t uoad the rfkill as ateros laptop overheated and am currently writing this on my blackberry. Yes Tantalizing, isn’t it? I have tried several things that I found in nework with no success i. Ubuntu knows its there: Click here to review our site terms of use. Click on the following links for the driver package readme info: Atheros AR wireless card “wireless is disabled by hardware switch”.


I’ve managed to get a little further than before. Advertisements or commercial links.

Give as much as info you can when you reply as you have here. I can see all the wireless networks in my area and the signal strength is good but it keeps asking me again and again for my passkey even entwork I am definitely entering it correctly.

Mon Jul 25 The laptop does have a wireless button, but this has no effect on weather the wireless works or not the colours are normally orange with wifi off or blue for wifi on if this helps anyone.

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[SOLVED] Atheros AR Wireless Network Adapter

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Hello Seth, I will try this a bit later on when I am at home and can connect it to the internet via wire: Ok, so the problem is definitely not the mainline kernel, but could still be our patches. Sorry for the delay, yes I had tried to just press the physical wifi button but it did not work it worked quite well to start this whole mess though. Today, however, it is again refusing to connect to any secured network at any time. This bug affects 6 people.

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Bookmarks Bookmarks Digg del. The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited. Even though I had my ethernet cable plugged into the laptop, it was still trying to reconnect to a wifi network in the wirrless, and there is no telling how long this dialog box had been up, causing my cpu to run hotter.