- Very weak signal, even if I'm very close to the access point!
- Cannot connect to ad-hoc networks (via Internet Connection Sharing from my home PC)
- Frequent disconnections
Monday, January 19, 2009
The Perfect Wireless Solution for Thinkpad T60 with Atheros Communications Inc. AR5212 802.11abg NIC on Ubuntu 8.10 (Intrepid Ibex)
There are many wireless drivers available for Linux: ath5k, madwifi, ndiswrapper...etc. For the model described in the title (Atheros), madwifi latest version exists in Ubuntu 8.10 by default, and I faced the following problems: