Re: Wifi Drivers still not recognized by Debian, even when using Netinst
- Date: Sun, 19 Mar 2017 23:52:00 +0000
- From: GiaThnYgeia <GiaThnYgeia@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: Wifi Drivers still not recognized by Debian, even when using Netinst
> Hi, I was having trouble contacting the mailing list on my other thread, so
> I just started a new one.
> I have attempted to use both the live-iso and netinst iso with bundled
> non-free drivers, but Debian still can't detect/load my wifi. To rehash,
> 1. I use an Acer Aspire S laptop.
> 2. The error looks like this:
> 3. My lspci output looks like this:
> 4. Here's dmesg grepped for "driver" and "ath":
Have you seen this?
https://packages.debian.org/stretch/firmware-atheros - Qualcomm Atheros
QCA6174 rev 3.0 firmware, versionWLAN.RM.2.0-00180-QCARMSWPZ-1
> I don't know what to do. Other operating systems manage to find and use my
> wifi, but Debian is different, even using its proprietary-firmware-bundled
"The most violent element in society is ignorance" rEG