Sunday , March 26 2023

Wireless Atheros AR928X


BackTrack Version : BackTrack 5 R3

Error Message

[text]kernel is using nouveau and it incompatible with nvidia .[/text]

Jenis VGA : PCI-Express
Versi : Atheros Communications | AR928X Wireless Network Adapter


[text][email protected]:~# lspci | grep Network
02:00.0 Network controller: Atheros Communications Inc. AR928X Wireless Network Adapter (PCI-Express)[/text]

Fix Step:


Downloading driver

[text][email protected]:~#cd/usr/src
[email protected]:/usr/src#wget[text]

<h2>Extract file driver</h2>

[text][email protected]:/usr/src# tar -jxf compat-wireless-3.3-rc1-2.tar.bz2[/text]

Compile & Install

[text][email protected]:/usr/src #cd compat-wireless-3.3-rc1-2
[email protected]:/usr/src#./scripts/driver-select ath9k
[email protected]:/usr/src#make
[email protected]:/usr/src#make install[/text]

Enable driver wireless unload semua network driver

[text][email protected]:/usr/src# unload module probe
[email protected]:/usr/src#modprobe ath9k[/text]

check wirelles network

[text][email protected]:/usr/src#iwconfig[/text]

restart & done


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