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iwlagn [2009/05/12 22:26]
netrolller3d Update tutorial for current kernels.
iwlagn [2017/01/09 21:34] (current)
mister_x Mark page as deprecated.
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 +**IMPORTANT NOTE**: This page is deprecated, updated documentation can be found [[install_drivers|here]]
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 ====== iwlagn ====== ====== iwlagn ======
 ====== Intel Wireless (WiMax/​)WiFi Link 4965AGN/​51x0AGN,​ Intel Ultimate-N (WiMax/​)WiFi Link 53x0AGN ====== ====== Intel Wireless (WiMax/​)WiFi Link 4965AGN/​51x0AGN,​ Intel Ultimate-N (WiMax/​)WiFi Link 53x0AGN ======
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 You must also enable "​Automatic kernel module loading"​ under "​Loadable module support",​ otherwise you will have module dependency errors. You must also enable "​Automatic kernel module loading"​ under "​Loadable module support",​ otherwise you will have module dependency errors.
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 +**If you are running a distro-supplied kernel, and find that these options are not configured as described here, then you will need to recompile your kernel with these options corrected. It is not enough to just change these options in the kernel configuration,​ as you need these options to be true for the running kernel.**
  
 At this point, it is assumed that you've got your kernel properly configured, up and running right now. At this point, it is assumed that you've got your kernel properly configured, up and running right now.
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    wget http://​patches.aircrack-ng.org/​mac80211_2.6.28-rc4-wl_frag+ack_v3.patch    wget http://​patches.aircrack-ng.org/​mac80211_2.6.28-rc4-wl_frag+ack_v3.patch
    patch -p1 < mac80211_2.6.28-rc4-wl_frag+ack_v3.patch    patch -p1 < mac80211_2.6.28-rc4-wl_frag+ack_v3.patch
 +   wget http://​patches.aircrack-ng.org/​mac80211-2.6.29-fix-tx-ctl-no-ack-retry-count.patch
 +   patch -p1 < mac80211-2.6.29-fix-tx-ctl-no-ack-retry-count.patch
    make -j4    make -j4
    make unload [as root!]    make unload [as root!]
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    echo options iwlagn swcrypto=1 >> /​etc/​modprobe.d/​options [as root!]    echo options iwlagn swcrypto=1 >> /​etc/​modprobe.d/​options [as root!]
    make load [as root!]    make load [as root!]
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 +NOTE: mac80211-2.6.29-fix-tx-ctl-no-ack-retry-count.patch is not needed in the bleeding-edge compat-wireless-2.6,​ only in 2.6.29/​2.6.30/​compat-wireless-2.6.30.
  
 That should get you the patched driver module up and running, you should also see "​wlan0"​ and "​wmaster0"​ as your interfaces, the first one should also be available by using iwconfig. That should get you the patched driver module up and running, you should also see "​wlan0"​ and "​wmaster0"​ as your interfaces, the first one should also be available by using iwconfig.
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