I decided to send it back after 1 day experience. However, when I go to System>Preferences>Network Configuration>Wireless, no connections are listed. I was panic and thought what's going on. To insert a product link, follow these steps:1. Source
Click Select6. Copy the web address of the product3. Fully seating it into the PCI slot meant that I couldn't screw it into the back of my case. Your recently viewed items and featured recommendations › View or edit your browsing history After viewing product detail pages, look here to find an easy way to navigate back to pages
Click Insert product link4. Click Select6. Adv Reply February 10th, 2009 #5 beighto View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message First Cup of Ubuntu Join Date Feb 2009 Beans 2 Re: (DWA-556) Atheros AR5008/Master mode I Never buying a D-Trash product ever again...Here's my specs:6 Core AMD Bulldozer16Gb pny 1333 mhz ddr360gb corsair ssd500gb sata III seagate driveRadeon 7970ASUS M5A88-m motherboard Read more Sort by: TopMost recentTopFilter
Mostly everything I did was covered here: http://www.how2pc.co.il/blog/2009/01...untu-intrepid/ Adv Reply February 13th, 2009 #9 sanemanmad View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message Gee! Factory flaw, but works.ByCausticon August 8, 2010Verified PurchaseNice, but not sure if it was worth the cost. Reason: Added more info...corrected command Ubuntu 8.04/Dell Inspiron 700m Intel Celeron D 1.67Ghz 756MB G.Skill/60GB HDD Ubuntu 8.10 Intrepid AMD64bit SE/Custom XFX mobo/AMD Phenom X3 2.1Ghz/4GB G.Skill DDR2 800Mhz/1840GB HDD(4) Adv Dwa 552 Windows 7 Fix I'd honestly be perfectly happy if someone just replied with a definitive answer and posted a link to where it's being sold on amazon (though the link is not necessary).
In accordance with the instructions that came with the card, I installed the card first before installing the drivers. D Link Dwa 556 Driver so -taken from the Windows drivers netathw.inf fie:-Quote%ATHER.DeviceDesc.DWA556% = ATHER_DEV_3A701186.ndi, PCI\VEN_168C&DEV_0024&SUBSYS_3A701186So if you now do a search for the Vendor:Device ID string 168C:0024 .. It's an ath9k chipset which has usable support built into linux kernels from 2.6.30 and up.I have my iPad, Android phone, Xbox 360, PS3, Wii all using this as their access http://www.dlink.com/al/sq/products/dwa-556-xtreme-n-pci-express-desktop-adapter Don't buy if you have a 64bit machine.
it uses the Atheros AR5418 chip See the madwifi compatibiity page:http://madwifi-project.org/wiki/Compatibility/D-Link[EDIT]Yup just downloaded the Windows drivers directly from D-Link .. Dwa-552 Review Here is some relevant information: lspci|grep "Network controller" Code: 04:00.0 Network controller: Atheros Communications Inc. Only products offered on Amazon can be linked.SelectWhat's this?What are product links?In the text of your review, you can link directly to any product offered on Amazon.com. Only products offered on Amazon can be linked.SelectWhat's this?What are product links?In the text of your review, you can link directly to any product offered on Amazon.com.
But after the upgrade the speed would not improve. Join Date Jul 2008 Location $HOME Beans 177 DistroUbuntu 8.04 Hardy Heron (DWA-556) Atheros AR5008/Master mode Hello All, Thank you for viewing this post. D-link Dwa-552 Xtremen Desktop Adapter Driver Was this review helpful to you?YesNoReport abuseCommentInsert product linkPaste the product's web address below:Product not found. D-link Dwa-556 Xtreme Drivers It's been praised a lot online.
Click Select6. this contact form So far I had placed this on hold, however I retried this time using a svn of the drivers recommended [http://madwifi-project.org/ticket/2232] for my kernel [2.6.27-11-server]. The first time I tried so many things to get the wireless to work, I ended up getting pissed off and started over. I have been back and forth to madwifi-project and it confirms these drivers can operate in Master mode (Act as an access point) I could care less for the N speeds, Dwa-556 Review
Please feel free to add devices to this list here though. Learn more Ok Home Solutions Business Solutions Service Provider Solutions Where To BuyPartnersPressAbout D-Link AL D-Link Support Smart Home Browse Smart Home Categories: View all Smart Home products Music Everywhere Home Flushing old station entries Deauthenticate all stations hostapd.conf: Code: bridge=br0 # eth0 and wlan0 are bridged interface=wlan0 driver=hostap ssid="somerouter" hw_mode=g channel=7 wpa=3 wpa_psk=xxxxxxxxxxxxxx wpa_key_mgmt=WPA-PSK wpa_pairwise=TKIP CCMP logger_syslog=-1 logger_syslog_level=2 logger_stdout=--1 logger_stdout_level=2 debug=0 http://freedesktopwallpapersite.com/link-dwa/dwa-140-drivers-linux.php Top positive reviewSee all 106 positive reviews› 38 people found this helpful 5.0 out of 5 starsD-Link DWA-556 Extreme "N" Network Adapter Works Fantastic!ByWavey Daveyon July 26, 2009I don't have much
Tango Icons © Tango Desktop Project. Xtreme N Pci Express Desktop Adapter Please try again later.1.0 out of 5 starsComplete TrashBySparkyCodePantson February 15, 2012Verified PurchaseI don't write reviews very often but here goes.I bought this a few months ago so I could use Just about 3 weeks ago it started to drop its connection when I put it under any stress.Now it will connect to the wireless network just fine except I can only
I noticed there is a small PCI slot which is easy to omit right below the slot for my video card. When your review is displayed on Amazon.com, this text will be transformed into a hyperlink, like so:Hamlet (The Pelican Shakespeare)You are limited to 10 product links in your review, and your DistroUbuntu 10.04 Lucid Lynx Re: (DWA-556) Atheros AR5008/Master mode I think wlanconfig is a part of madwifi drivers, and not ath9k. Dwa-582 Click Insert product link4.
This wireless adapter delivers up to 14x faster speeds* and 6x farther range* than 802.11g while staying backward compatible with 802.11g networks. Maximum throughput based on D-Link 802.11n devices. 2 Maximum throughput and performance derived from PCI and PCI Express specifications. 802.11n wireless LAN specification (draft 2.0), backward compatible with 802.11b/g devices 2.4GHz The list of Linux drivers corresponds to the model number of the equipment. Check This Out I was had tried current setup with Kernel-2.6.27-7-server, right now I am running most current Kernel-2.6.27-11-generic ---------------------------------- From the driver vendor themselves: Working Modes of operation * Station Mode * AP
damn « Last Edit: May 10, 2012, 05:06:33 pm by Mark Greaves (PCNetSpec) » Logged WARNING: You are logged into reality as 'root'logging in as 'insane' is the only safe option.pcnetspec.co.uk Ubuntu Ubuntu Insights Planet Ubuntu Activity Page Please read before SSO login Advanced Search Forum The Ubuntu Forum Community Ubuntu Official Flavours Support Networking & Wireless [ubuntu] (DWA-556) Atheros AR5008/Master mode