For example, if one was looking for a PCI device: To save you having to provide a long connection between the router and your PC, just provide a long connection between the modem and the re-located router instead. You are currently viewing LQ as a guest. I confirm this card does not work with a default Hoary install: Specs Download the datasheet. Full details on getting this card working in Ubuntu are here and here.

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D-Link DWA-556 rev A1

A1 Madwifi Yes Worked immediately. I confirm this card does not work with a default Hoary install: This sure seems like a lot of hoops to jump through just to get wireless networking to work on Ubuntu.

February 10th, 6. Works in Breezy just configure it from the gnome network config toolthough it isn’t recognized during installation.

Registration is quick, simple and absolutely free. Network conditions and environmental factors, including volume of network traffic, buildings materials and construction, and network overhead, lower actual data throughput rate. Works with Knetworkmanager on WPA.


The first time I tried so many things to get the wireless to work, I ended up getting pissed off linkx started over. Unless of course the wired connection is not possible, because you are presently piggybacking the neighbour’s ISP connection. Works great, but limited to 54Mbps. I also tried it with the 8. January 31st, 2.

D-Link DWA rev A1 – WikiDevi

The drivers are from the Ralink. Ubuntu Forums Code of Conduct. Look for “RT61”, D-Link product name is not mentioned. Does NOT support N speeds.

Here is some relevant information: You are currently viewing LQ as a guest. Wireless network card doesn’t work. Automatically detected, works with and without WEP. Read Answer What security does my wireless adapter offer?

Wireless Network Card Doesn’t Work — DWA

The dwa-565 now is Without a wireless connection which you patently haven’t got, for that box, the only way into your box is a wired connection.

So far I had placed this on hold, however I retried this time using a svn of the drivers recommended [ http: A bit of a chicken and egg question really – thinking of course of the Bears and Woods question. Are you new to LinuxQuestions. Refer to this page for more details.


D-Link (DWA-556) Extreme N Express Desktop PCI-E x1 Adapter (802.11b-g-n, 300Mbps) (Linux)

Join our community today! Note that at least with 2. Works by plugging it in on a fresh install of 9. BB code is On. February 13th, I recently installed Ubuntu for the first time.