Dell inpiron 17 wi-fi (Atheros) adapter

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Dell inpiron 17 wi-fi (Atheros) adapter

Postby nikospg » 2018-10-12 00:14

i only have wired internet, any help?
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Re: Dell inpiron 17 wi-fi (Atheros) adapter

Postby stevepusser » 2018-10-12 17:04

If that firmware doesn't help, you could need a newer kernel and firmware from stretch-backports if your hardware is recent. You find out and report your wi-fi PCI ID from the output of "lspci" in the terminal.
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