[CentOS] Lost my madwifi setup
khansen at charityweb.net
Thu Jul 17 04:33:41 UTC 2008
Robert Moskowitz wrote:
> Getting closer, see below...
> Robert Moskowitz wrote:
>> I rebuilt my notebook that has the atheros card in it, and forgot to
>> save all of my setup to get it working.
>> I am using dkms and the madwifi rpms from rpmforge.
>> My modprobe.conf has a line:
>> alias wifi0 ath_pci
>> I can ifconfig wifi0 up
>> But the command:
>> /usr/sbin/wpa_supplicant wpa_supplicant -dd -D madwifi -i wifi0 -c
> I think I need a:
> ifconfig ath0 up
> And the wpa_supplicant line should be:
> /usr/sbin/wpa_supplicant wpa_supplicant -B -dd -K -D madwifi -i ath0
> -c /etc/wpa_supplicant/wpa_supplicant.conf
> But this is still not working. I think there is something I need to do
> with wlanconfig?
I used the directions on this page a couple of days ago:
Once I did, I had the wireless working on atheros with wpa2 personal.
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