Bug 185170 - 2.6.15-1.1833_FC4 does not detect Wi-Fi AR5212
2.6.15-1.1833_FC4 does not detect Wi-Fi AR5212
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: kernel (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: John W. Linville
Brian Brock
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Reported: 2006-03-10 21:58 EST by Takaki Hiroshi
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:11 EST (History)
2 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2006-03-13 19:38:50 EST
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dmesg with 2.6.15-1.1831_FC4 (10.32 KB, text/plain)
2006-03-10 22:00 EST, Takaki Hiroshi
no flags Details
dmesg with 2.6.15-1.1833_FC4 (9.21 KB, text/plain)
2006-03-10 22:01 EST, Takaki Hiroshi
no flags Details

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Description Takaki Hiroshi 2006-03-10 21:58:29 EST
Description of problem:
2.6.15-1.1833_FC4 does not detect Wi-Fi card which have AR5212. It worked until

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. boot
Actual results:
not detect AR5212

Expected results:
detect AR5212

Additional info:
lspci with 2.6.15-1.1831_FC4:
00:0c.0 CardBus bridge: Ricoh Co Ltd RL5c475 (rev 80)
01:00.0 Ethernet controller: Atheros Communications, Inc. AR5212 802.11abg NIC
(rev 01)
Comment 1 Takaki Hiroshi 2006-03-10 22:00:05 EST
Created attachment 125977 [details]
dmesg with 2.6.15-1.1831_FC4
Comment 2 Takaki Hiroshi 2006-03-10 22:01:20 EST
Created attachment 125978 [details]
dmesg with 2.6.15-1.1833_FC4
Comment 3 John W. Linville 2006-03-13 08:49:32 EST
Hmmm...you must be using the madwifi driver?  It is not part of Fedora.  Have 
you contacted their project for support? 
At the very least, have you tried updating to the latest version of their 
Comment 4 Takaki Hiroshi 2006-03-13 19:38:50 EST
I'm sorry, I did really easy miss. I hadn't got madwifi driver for 1833 kernel.
I'll report more carefully next.

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