Use exit to return. I found these threads on the Ubuntu Forums which discus the support lack of support for the Killer E Ethernet network driver under Linux. You must restart your system so the new Linux kernel will take effect. The E platform touts improved performance, but so far, in everyday real-world usage, it functions like any other Gigabit Ethernet port—even in Windows 7. Originally Posted by Mahler Home About Linux Reviews. Paul Vargas 3.

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June 26th, 8. But who knows, maybe it will work for you. I can verify that gigabit speeds are possible with this ‘stolen’ driver.

Here are the lines surrounding the gap which I suspect is the lock-up. Upgrade to kernel 3. Qualcomm Atheros Bigfoot Killer E Ethernet working in linux Just so I’m clear on this, this patch is meant to be applied after my patch correct?

I recently had the opportunity to test a motherboard containing the Killer E, but while networking worked fine with Windows 7, Linud support was kicked to the curb.

I’ve been very interested in switching over to a Linux based system lately. June 26th, 9.


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I found that Ubuntu The time now is By using our site, you acknowledge that you have read and understand our Cookie PolicyPrivacy Policyand our Terms of Service. These are things which we have discovered r2200 posted in order to hopefully make things easier on our users.

Home Questions Tags Users Unanswered. June aatheros, 3. The latest Ubuntu-based kernels can be downloaded from http: This issue likely affects Debian, Ubuntu, and Arch, and may also affect any other Debian-based distros such as Mint, Kali, etc.

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[SOLVED] Qualcomm Atheros Bigfoot Killer E Ethernet working in linux

Many thanks for this – will try it out at once. This question already has an answer here: I recently installed Ubuntu -vesrion Daniel Contreras 4. Just so I’m clear on this, this patch is meant to be applied after my patch correct?

After application of this patch and procedure, my ethernet card worked. However, most problems will be specific to either the driver, the distribution, or even the version of the distribution that you are using. By continuing to use this website, you agree to their use. Paul Vargas 3. And it was awfully difficult navigating through web pages on Wifi, maybe that chip doesn’t work so well either on Ubuntu.


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Please report all spam threads, posts and suspicious members. If your version of Linux does not support the Killer Wireless at install, and you are using Ubuntu Place all three kernel files in one directory by themselves and run.

You are commenting using your WordPress. The E series is supported with Linux kernel 3.

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