On 05/09/2009 09:19 PM, David Dreggors wrote: >>> Madwifi, is a packaged driver as well but will not work for me as I need >>> the latest madwifi snapshot. The madwifi package that comes with and in >>> fact has to be removed does not work for my hadrware. >>> >> Did you try ath5k or kmod-ath5k (comes from 2.6.18-144.el5) ? >> > > The install comes with "madwifi" right out of the box I believe. The > CentOS 5.3 installer uses the right driver but it does not seem to work. > So I then download and compile the latest snapshot > ("madwifi-hal-0.10.5.6-r4016-20090429.tar.gz"). > > As to kmod-ath5k I had never heard of this module and in fact even after > latest updates my kernel is "2.6.18-128.1.10.el5". So that would be a no > , sorry. > > Since 2.6.18-128 (centos 5.3) ath5k is included in the kernel as a regular module. it has been backported.