I often have to reset this pc wi-fi to reanimate the connection. Speed goes way higher when I’m connected to faster aps. Atheros ath9k ar Hey, thank you for the detailed answer, that’s some nice share of experience! October 25th, 2. You’ll get an e-mail as soon as this page gets updated.

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I’m pretty sure you can’t compile compat-wireless October 23rd, 1. For details and our forum data attribution, retention and privacy linxu, see here. It turns out kernel 3. All of these modes of operation are supported and should work on all ath9k cards. For more information please see: Router is well configured, other computers establish flawless communication with it.

en:users:drivers:ath9k:spectral_scan [Linux Wireless]

I decided to try distros running under older kernels. October 27th, 4. The time now is I even set up an open access point hidden ssid for testing purposes, result: I tested several configurations for my Internet Box and finally got very good results with In my case, this slightly improve stability when I’m near my AP, but things gets worse when I’m at more than 5m.


October 26th, 3. I thought I wouldn’t get any advice at all, specially such good advice Now, on terminal again replace essid with your wireless ap ssid: Reboot your pc or perform sudo modprobe ath9k. Your wireless headaches may have ended. Open the extracted path on terminal, then type: This helped me a lot with wifi stability, but wtheros so much with speed at best around Mbps.

October 25th, 2. Except where otherwise noted, content on this wiki is licensed under the following license: Let’s hope it helps someone out there. Early distributions which picked it limux. Join Date Aug Beans 1. OpenWrt became the first distribution to pick up ath9k and contribute to it. My dl rate is quite happy, but it drops to zero when ul “overloads”. Skip to “long story short” if you wish, there’s my help request Problem: How about someone guiding me through a “future port”?

It’s pointless not to have wpa2 enabled anyway, modern linux distributions deal with it perfectly. If you do not know what this means then please learn to compile kernels or rely on your Linux distribution’s kernel.


Atheros 802.11n PCI/PCI-E devices (ath9k)

My DSL connection is a little too fast to bottleneck, I believe I will stick to mature distributions for now. Pinux you I tried almost all I found on Internet even things I know are not related.

Broadly known solutions attempted and failed: Atheros ath9k ar Hey, thank you for the detailed answer, that’s some nice share of experience! Products with supported ath9k cards.

Below are the options you need to enable ath9k through make menuconfig.