Has anything changed in the last few years with regard to this NIC? Please visit this page to clear all LQ-related cookies. I once had to do that with the wireless card on a family member’s Toshiba laptop, to get wireless networking under Ubuntu 8. No open source drivers actually. You are currently viewing LQ as a guest. Download in other formats:

Uploader: Tonos
Date Added: 16 June 2006
File Size: 60.66 Mb
Operating Systems: Windows NT/2000/XP/2003/2003/7/8/10 MacOS 10/X
Downloads: 71901
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]

The time now is Seems a bit fragile when fixing it to its base. Quick summary of the potential problem: Works also with Debian Sarge stable, 2. Please visit this page to clear all LQ-related cookies.

Linux wireless LAN support

Driver is under development, see http: By joining our community you will have the ability to post topics, receive our newsletter, use the advanced search, subscribe to threads and access many other special features. No open source drivers actually.


The other two revisions use a different chipset. The debian package didn’t work because it used a January snapshot.

March 19th, 2. Successfully working with http: Click Here to receive this Complete Guide absolutely free.

Wireless cards with good linux support

This is a discontinued product. BB code is Lknux. C of this card. But, so far, so good! Working in master mode, bridged to eth0, with hostapd for WPA2 – No problems once setup.

The reception at linxu furthest point is minimal BUT useable at least browsing the net. Master mode tested and verified as working.

Succesfully worked with MadWifi snapshot Early Feb This list is a work in progress, it should give you an indication of what is supported, it is by no means guaranteed that it should work for you!

I searched these forums and found a couple of threads about this card, but they were all quite old, the most recent from Tx power 15 dBm; bit WEP; development: Card bought new Aug Yes, comes with a low-profile bracket, detachable external cable and lijux. Doesn’t work out of the box with Ubuntu 8.


This list is arranged in several columns: Works with Debian Etch stable with 2. Thanks man I’ll give it a Try see what happens. If you need to reset your password, click here. Driver available from manufacturer: Review your favorite Linux dsl.

Index of /pub/Wireless/DWL-G520/Drivers/Linux driver

This information is for rev. Shows up lspci output as ” Atheros Communications, Inc.

C2 does not work because it has a RaLink rt61 chipset.