Ask Ubuntu is a question and answer site for Ubuntu users and developers. Join them; it only takes a minute:

Sign up
Here's how it works:
  1. Anybody can ask a question
  2. Anybody can answer
  3. The best answers are voted up and rise to the top

i cannot get my card (TP-Link TL-WN722N) to work on BackTrack 5 r1 (kernel, installed on VirtualBox

Bus 001 Device 004: ID 0cf3:9271 Atheros Communications, Inc. AR9271 802.11n
Bus 001 Device 002: ID 80ee:0021 VirtualBox USB Tablet
Bus 001 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0001 Linux Foundation 1.1 root hub

# iwconfig 
lo        no wireless extensions.

eth0      no wireless extensions.

I have installed compat-wireless-2012-02-06 and selected ath9k_htc drivers.

Any clues?

I can post anything else you need.

share|improve this question

closed as off topic by Anwar Shah, Jjed, fossfreedom Sep 4 '12 at 14:03

Questions on Ask Ubuntu are expected to relate to Ubuntu within the scope defined by the community. Consider editing the question or leaving comments for improvement if you believe the question can be reworded to fit within the scope. Read more about reopening questions here.If this question can be reworded to fit the rules in the help center, please edit the question.

Did you ever get this figured out? I'm having trouble with this as well. – drew212 May 5 '12 at 0:15
I switched to VMWare and it worked... Hope it helps – Nicolas S May 6 '12 at 18:14
Back track questions are off topic. – jokerdino Sep 4 '12 at 9:21