I expect that the update of the Ubuntu kernel source will address the issue of firmware location, too. Next, verify the presence of the correct version of the kernel source, type: Here is a link to the one of the first topics I read https: I really like the idea of having acx driver in kernel by default, but it still misses some firmware. Users who are still using 2.

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Linux source code: drivers/net/wireless/ti/wl12xx/acx.c (v) – Bootlin

I followed this guide: They hope these examples will help you to get a better understanding of the Linux system and that you feel encouraged to try out things on your own. On most distributions you can examine the log by typing: Ask Ubuntu works best with JavaScript enabled. If you have achieved association, but your pings to your wireless access point still come back “unreachable”, then possible causes are:.

That’s about the end of my bag-o-tricks for troubleshooting these devices. WGv1 is with prims, WGv2 is with acx You should drop some syslog content on card plug.

Craig’s ACX100/111 Guide for Linux

If tar is really not installed then there are most likely a lot of other things wrong with your install and I suggest you re-install and decline to use any “expert modes” this time.

Wireless, ACX driver installation When i connect with my wep key, the network icon just dissapears, and when i click firefox then it freezes everytime. Sign up using Email and Password. Now you’ll want to briefly switch users back to your normal username, so type: Install the firmware For ACXspecific firmware is needed.


drivers – How do I get a Texas Instruments ACX wireless card working? – Ask Ubuntu

Now, build the driver, type: Wireless, ACX driver installation After that, the icon disappears, and firefox is really slow and then freezes, jsut like pidgin and some other programs.

Brian Murray brian-murray on The information listed above is usually enough to troubleshoot simple issues, and if not I’ll ask you for any additional info. If more than one station is found, and you see other stations with “key: You are not directly subscribed to this bug’s notifications. If that file also is not found, then skip to the next paragraph.

This means you have another network connection in the same machine that is up and running and also using the default gateway you’ve assigned to accx wireless card.

Users who are still using 2. The previous names containing dashes are nearly universal across distros for their respective package names. What I will say is that virtually all distros that use packaging have provided packages for the kernel-source, development utilities and the wireless-tools pcmcia-cs also.

Sign up using Facebook. Anyway, back linix the task at hand, if you’re not using a USB device and don’t see one of those combinations listed above anywhere in the lspci listing, then sadly, I can’t say with any certainty that the acx open-source driver or this guide will be of any assistance to you, in fact, it will definitely not since you don’t have a supported device.


Configure your wireless interface as appropriate. BIN from this package. To do that, you’ll want to change to the kernel source directory with: Use the following link to download the same, recent source version that I’m using and have tested and verified to be functional with scx devices which may not necessarily be the absolute ‘latest’ version.

It would be helpful if you could test the upcoming release and verify if this is still an issue – http: If you’d like to contribute content, let us know.

Maybe libux wasn’t necessary to install additional files to get the card working. Then you’ll need to copy the aforementioned files to that directory, taking care that their names are preserved, and if necessary changed to be exactly as listed above. Results 1 to 10 of If that ends without error, then type:

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