[CentOS-devel] AR9485 Wireless Network Adapter (rev 01) elrepo no driver (Maybe OT)

Sat Jan 28 15:08:13 UTC 2012
Akemi Yagi <amyagi at gmail.com>

On Sat, Jan 28, 2012 at 6:53 AM, Phil Savoie <psavoie1783 at rogers.com> wrote:
> Hi All,
> This wireless device came with this hp pavilion g4 laptop and noticed
> that elrepo has no driver for this.  I know enough how to compile and
> install modules but not how to build a kmod package.  I got the drivers
> from here:  http://linuxwireless.org/en/users/Drivers/ath9k and used
> this snapshot compat-wireless-2012-01-19.tar.bz2 to build and load the
> module which works fine on this laptop.
> I was wondering if the folks at elrepo would consider building a kmod
> package for this?

Sure, if you use the right place for the request: