Toshiba nb305-n310 atheros wireless adapter

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Toshiba nb305-n310 atheros wireless adapter

Postby dg91 on Sat Jan 12, 2013 7:08 pm

I cant enable my wireless card (Atheros AR9285) on my toshiba nb305-n310 on linux mint 14 XFCE...
I am linux newbie so any help would be great...
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Re: Toshiba nb305-n310 atheros wireless adapter

Postby w201 on Mon Jan 14, 2013 2:37 am

Here are a few things you can try:
ping -c 3 http://www.google.com

If you get host unknown run "ifconfig" to see if you get an internet address on wlan0, if not try "sudo ifconfig wlan0 up"

If that does nothing you can try running "dhcpcd wlan0"
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Re: Toshiba nb305-n310 atheros wireless adapter

Postby dg91 on Wed Jan 16, 2013 9:25 pm

Sry for waiting....

I tryed yours and some other commands in terminal:

- ifconfig :

eth0 Link encap:Ethernet HWaddr 70:5a:b6:7e:74:8a
inet addr:192.168.0.102 Bcast:192.168.0.255 Mask:255.255.255.0
inet6 addr: fe80::725a:b6ff:fe7e:748a/64 Scope:Link
UP BROADCAST RUNNING MULTICAST MTU:1500 Metric:1
RX packets:967 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 frame:0
TX packets:762 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 carrier:0
collisions:0 txqueuelen:1000
RX bytes:873796 (873.7 KB) TX bytes:122687 (122.6 KB)

lo Link encap:Local Loopback
inet addr:127.0.0.1 Mask:255.0.0.0
inet6 addr: ::1/128 Scope:Host
UP LOOPBACK RUNNING MTU:16436 Metric:1
RX packets:58 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 frame:0
TX packets:58 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 carrier:0
collisions:0 txqueuelen:0
RX bytes:8387 (8.3 KB) TX bytes:8387 (8.3 KB)


dhcpcd wlan0:

The program 'dhcpcd' can be found in the following packages:
* dhcpcd
* dhcpcd5
Try: sudo apt-get install <selected package>

AND I ALLSO RUNNED THIS TWO:


inxi -N :

Network: Card-1: Atheros AR9285 Wireless Network Adapter (PCI-Express) driver: ath9k
Card-2: Realtek RTL8101E/RTL8102E PCI Express Fast Ethernet controller driver: r8169


sudo rfkill list

0: phy0: Wireless LAN
Soft blocked: no
Hard blocked: yes


any suggestions now?
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