Fixed Intel® Wireless WiFi 5100AGN in Xiaopan 0.4.5 Not Detected

Discussion in 'Xiaopan Support' started by Student 54, 6 Apr 2013.

  1. Student 54

    Student 54 Active Member

    6 Apr 2013
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    Have you researched the issue before?:
    Searched and read through: Downloaded drivers/firmware:
    • Compat-Drivers 3.9 rc4-2.tar.gz
    • iwlwifi-5000 ucode 5.4.11.tar.gz
    What is the Issue?:
    General Issues:
    1. Wifi Card not detected (From Wifi : "Wlan not detected")
    2. Don't know how to access and install drivers
    Other issues:
    • Supernoob to Linux / Unfamiliar with coding and apps
    • Uncertain if preparing kernel needed (nor how)
    • Uncertain if bluetooth being on is an issue . Nb: light for bluetooth always on, but for wifi not on when in Live (one physical switch on laptop to turn both on however).
    • Network setting to eth0, should this be configured?
    Ultimately, What are you trying to achieve?:
    Hack WPA with a Dictionary attack with FeedingBottle
    What is your wireless device model?:
    Intel® Wireless WiFi 5100AGN
    USB or Internal Device?:
    How are you using it?:
    I am using Xiaopan as a LiveUSB
    Operating System:
    If you used a Live CD or USB How did you create it?:
    YUMI Pendrive
    What version:
    Xiaopan 0.4.5

  2. Mr. Penguin

    Mr. Penguin Administrator
    Staff Member Admin Moderator VIP

    18 May 2012
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  3. Student 54

    Student 54 Active Member

    6 Apr 2013
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    Was using latest version . Rolling back to 0.4.3 did the trick, thanks!
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