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hostapd does not create a wifi network [closed]

I'm trying to setup a wireless AP to share a wired internet connection over Wi-Fi. It's a newly built PC, and at first I thought that the wireless card might be defective, however everything works ...
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Wireless network always disconnect after 30 minutes

I've recently installed xubuntu 12.04 on an old eeepc 1005PXD and everything seems good except the wireless network that keep disconnecting after approximatively 30 minutes of use. Here it's the ...
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Wifi only works after turning the PC to standby (Ubuntu 12.04)

I have a PC on which I've installed Ubuntu 12.04 in dual-boot with Windows 8.1. My problem is when I start the PC on Ubuntu, wifi doesn't work, but if I put my computer in standby then I get it out ...
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Qualcomm Atheros AR9485 Wireless Network Adapter not working on Ubuntu 13.10

Solution 1 Hi I recently installed Ubuntu 13.10 on my laptop alongside windows. I have an Atheros AR9485 adapter. It worked well for a few weeks and now won't work anymore although it still works for ...
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Wireless network adapter stays hard blocked

I recently installed Ubuntu for the first time and I really like it. But there is one problem I can't get rid off: my wireless adapter stays harblocked. So the option enable wifi in the network menu ...
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can't manage to get the ath9k driver working on laptop (wifi adapter atheros AR9285, ubuntu 12.04)

im trying to get aircrack working i get this when using the airmon-ng start wlan0 command. root@ubuntu:/home/bryan# airmon-ng start wlan0 Found 5 processes that could cause trouble. If airodump-ng, ...
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ath9k 802.11n 300Mbps at low speed

I'm testing my new home 802.11n network. router - slax 7, kernel 3.8.2, AR9382 mini pci-e (sparklan WPEA-121N) wlan0 IEEE 802.11abgn ESSID:"xyz" Mode:Ad-Hoc Frequency:2.412 GHz ...
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Wireless in 13.10 or similars doesn't work!

Just installed Ubuntu 13.10, I tried to connect wireless but It didn't detect any network. This is what happens when I check my wireless: :~$ rfkill list 0: phy0: Wireless LAN Soft blocked: no ...
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University wifi quietly disconnects on AR9285 [duplicate]

I have trouble with Ubuntu 13.10 on my university wifi. I connect, and it works fine for five seconds to five minutes, then the connection quietly disappears. It does not indicate that anything is ...
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Can't connect to network with TL-WN722N (AR9271) USB adapter

I already tried couple guides to solve my problem, but still I am not able to connect with my TL-WN722N to wifi network. Device is up and recognized. joe@G580:~$ lsusb Bus 001 Device 002: ID ...
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Why doesn't System Monitor show activity over ethernet connections?

In the Network history graph of System Monitor, network activity over Wi-Fi shows up fine, but activity over wired ethernet doesn't show up at all. Using lspci, my ethernet adapter shows up as ...
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ASUS Z87 Pro Bluetooth not finding other devices with 13.10

Ubuntu 13.10 installed on a machine with ASUS Z87 Pro motherboard, which ships with it's "Wi-Fi GO!" wireless networking built in, which is based on a Qualcomm Atheros AR9462 Wireless Network Adapter ...
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drivers for atheros QCA9565 / AR9565 wireless cardh

Today i bought my new dell laptop with ubuntu 12.04 Lts installed.Everything was working fine untill i installed all the updates with the update manager and my wireless card (atheros QCA9565 / ...
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Wired and Wireless both are unclaimed on Alienware 18x

I just got my new Alienware 18x and I have installed Ubunt 12.04 (12.04.3) on my system. But unfortunately my wired and wireless both are not working. I am posting here output of all the important ...
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Wireless not working.Toshiba P50-A-12z-. Artheoos. Ubuntu 12.04 (LTS)

I installed Ubuntu 12.04 over a Toshiba P50-A-12z and after reformattting the disk with windows8 (I always kept windows before on a smaller partition but this time, windows8 was to bad even for me to ...
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Can't install wifi driver in 12.04

I have a Dell Inspiron 15 3521 with a Qualcomm Atheros QCA9565 / AR9565 Wireless Network Adapter inside. After an update the WiFi broke and I cannot seem to fix it. I tried to follow the steps from ...
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Windows Blue Screen Like Problem in Ubuntu 13.10 [closed]

Facing this weired problem in ubuntu 13.04. Even after upgrading to 13.10 the problem exists. Its appear like windows blue screen. Suddenly this screen appears. I had to push the Powerbutton for ...
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WiFi range problem (Ubuntu 13.10)

I recently installed Ubuntu 13.10 to dual-boot with windows. While WiFi is completly fine on Windows and I can access it anywhere in my house, it's absolutety not the case on Ubuntu. As soon as I'm ...
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Atheros AR9285 / Lenovo G560 wireless not working after installing 13.04

I had Ubuntu 12.04 initially installed on my laptop. I upgraded to 12.10 then 13.04. Everything worked fine, including wireless. After adding a new memory card ( I only had 2 gb and one memory slot ...
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Can't connect to or see my wifi ssid

Today I installed Ubuntu 12.04 on my laptop. I am unable to see my home SSID or even connect to it. I've tried to connect as a hidden SSID but I always get prompted for authorization although my key ...
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Can't control connection bit rate using iwconfig with Atheros TL-WN821N (AR7010)

I'm trying to reduce the connection bit rate on my Atheros TP-Link TL-WN821N v3 usb wifi adapter due to frequent instability issues (reported connection speed goes down to 1Mb/s and I have to ...
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How to get D-Link DWA-547 working on Ubuntu 13.10?

I got a D-Link DWA-547 Wifi card which is supposed to work out-of-the-box with Linux. Says so here: http://wireless.kernel.org/en/users/Drivers/ath9k/products/external While lspci does list the ...
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Can't connect to wifi after 13.10 update - Qualcomm Atheros AR93xx Wireless Network Adapter [168c:0030] (rev 01)

I updated Ubuntu to 13.10 last night and wifi was working fine until I went to wake up my computer this morning and no WiFi connection. I am on a iMac with Qualcomm Atheros AR93xx Wireless Network ...
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Atheros AR9485 vs Ubuntu 12.04

I've read a lot of threads about in the forum but none of them solved my problem. I have got a AR9485 that works perfectly but if the net ask for a password. WEP, WAP... everything that make me to log ...
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Wifi gets hardware-disabled after waking from sleep

I have an HP 14-b015dx device. Whenever I wake my device from sleep the wifi stops working. Rfkill shows it is hard bock. Even the wifi light goes orange showing the wifi is disabled by hardware. And ...
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Wake-On-LAN 13.04 problems

I've been trying to get WOL to work for weeks on my Ubuntu server 13.04 install but it just doesn't seem to work. I notice when I suspend the server with "sudo pm-suspend" or via the desktop gui, ...
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Wifi connection problem with Atheros AR9485 problem

I'm currently working in 13.04. The network manager indicates that the WIFI is always connected. However, the Internet connection only last a few seconds and then it disconnects. The problem only ...
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Wifi usb adapter atheros 9170 chipset not working on Ubuntu 13.04

I'm new to Ubuntu and Linux. Have just changed my OS from Windows 7 to Ubuntu. I'm running a HP/Compaq 6910p laptop. My Icidu 300N 802.11n adapter stopped to work. It contains a atheros AR9170 ...
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Cannot connect to wi-fi with AR5BWB222 on Ubuntu 13.04

I have just installed Ubuntu 13.04, and am using an Atheros wireless card (AR5BWB222). I find that I can see networks, but cannot connect to any of them. Attempting to do so leads to about 30 seconds ...
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Qualcomm Atheros AR8172 Driver fix? (lenovo g500s)

Recently I took a lenovo g500s laptop. the product id is LENOVO_MT_20245. after the installation, it could not recognize LAN network adapter. After googling I found out that it has a Qualcomm Atheros ...
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Atheros ar9002wb-1ng wifi doesn't work

I installed 13.04 Ubuntu on my Asus U82U today and I can't find a way to fix the problem.I've tried almost everything, even reinstalled and tried on Linux Mint. Wifi worked fine with Windows 8. Any ...
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Atheros QCA9565 / AR9565 Wireless Card Doesn't Work After Updating

Today I bought my first laptop with Ubuntu installed. Everything was working until i decided to make the Update. I used the update manager, installed all the update, but then my wireless stop ...
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ubuntu 13.04 64 bit AR8161 usually off net

I have installed Atheros AR8161 driver from compat-drivers-2013-03-04-u and can also connect to the network but keep getting disconnected. In order to reconnect, I have to pull out the network cable ...
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atheros wireless ar9285 driver

I have been having problems with wireless on Ubuntu 10 and above, Mint 11 and above. The problem is in the driver for the wireless... I can see that there is no driver installed and yet it works but ...
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No network drivers after ubuntu netinstall

After a minimal/net installation of Ubuntu 13.04 (mini.iso) both drivers for wifi and wired network are missing. Wired: Atheros 8131 I did some research here and it seems to compile the needed ...
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Missing file for driver patch (Atheros AR9485)

First, it should be known that I have never applied a patch before. It's high time I learned, and lord knows no one else is going to do it for me. Any info that could help me advance the ball would ...
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Atheros drivers support for wifi direct

My laptop has a wireless pci (Atheros AR242x / AR252x) that doesn't seem to support 802.11n. By default it uses the ath5k kernel drivers.From 'iw list' command I can see that it doesn't support ...
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Command Not Found when running 'svn'

I installed the Ubuntu 12.04 from a usb drive. I am having issue with my wifi connection. I tried to update the network adapter but ran into this problem with the svn command. sudo svn checkout ...
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Unable to connect to open wireless network

I am unable to connect to a wifi network. When I try to connect I can see that either the network stops broadcast or my adapter doesn't recieve it. Thank you.
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Atheros AR9462 WiFI very unstable & package loss

I'm having severe issues w/ package-loss and a generally bad connection w/in a WiFi-network at my uni. I'm usually encountering a package loss of ~50% and aborting connections which makes working w/ ...
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Atheros AR9285 patched driver

I am new to ubuntu and I have a problem installing patched drivers for my atheros AR9285 wireless adapter. Where can I find drivers which support injection? please help. thank you....
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“no Adapters found” for Bluetooth in Ubuntu 12.04 LTS

I am using Ubuntu 12.04 LTS but the Blueetooth assistant is showing: no adapters found on clicking any functionality such as "set up new device". I have unblocked Bluetooth using rkfill command. ...
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Qualcomm Atheros Bigfoot Killer E2200 Ethernet not working in linux [duplicate]

I recently installed Ubuntu -vesrion 12.04 on my system, and it appears it's a common issue that this Ethernet does not work with Ubuntu. I stumbled upon this solution. But I don't think the very ...
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Can't connect to ethernet with Atheros AR8161 on Ubuntu 12.04.2

I have read most of the answers that seem relevant to this, but I thinlk my issue is different and I haven't found the answer. I have a new HP Pavilion HPE h8-1360t computer. It has Windows 7 and ...
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How can I get wireless to stop disconnecting on my ASUS X201E?

It will work for a while and then randomly disconnect. Its quite annoying, especially when streaming any sort of media. I have tried it on multiple networks and it happens regardless of network. At ...
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13.04 Ethernet Adapter not connecting (AR8161)

I had the same problem under 12.10 where my Atheros AR8161 wouldn't even show up under the network options. The device does show up in 13.04 as the name "Wired connection 1" When I try to connect to ...
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AR9285 Wireless network problem Ubuntu 13.04

I just installed Ubuntu 13.04 on my new Lenovo Ideapad using the live USB. My problem is that I cannot connect to my wireless network. My wireless adapter is recognized as Atheros Communications Inc ...
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Unable to connect to Wireless after installing Ubuntu 12.10

I am using Asus U56E laptop and after installing Ubuntu 12.10 alongside Windows 8, I am unable to connect to the Wireless. I have been trying to solve this problem since two weeks and couldn't solve ...
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How do I enable the alx ethernet driver on Ubuntu 13.04?

I just upgraded to Ubuntu 13.04 64 bit on my Lenovo IdeaPad laptop and am having trouble getting the Ethernet to work. The alx driver required for my laptop's AR8161 Gigabit Ethernet controller to ...
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how to solve “/lib/modules/3.5.0-17-generic/build: no such file or directory” error

I installed ubuntu 12.10 64 bit on my desktop HP Elite 7500, but I have no ethernet connection. I have an Atheros ethernet card is. I have downloaded drivers to install. I extracted files. When I try ...