BackTrack 5 + VMware, Atheros AR9825
Hi:) I've read this http://www.backtrack-linux.org/forum...85-driver.html thread. I was trying all methods. I've got VMware 7.0 and BackTrack 5. I've got integrated Atheros AR9825. I was also trying these methods in BackTrack3. I even made USB Live with BackTrack 3, didn't help. In BackTrack 5 i got this warning:
Now Im downloading BackTrack 4 R2 and ive got hope that Live DVD will be working...
./scripts/gen-compat-autoconf.sh config.mk > include/linux/compat_autoconf.h
make -C /lib/modules/2.6.38/build M=/root/compat-wireless-220.127.116.11 modules
make: Entering directory `/usr/src/linux-source-2.6.38'
WARNING: Symbol version dump /usr/src/linux-source-2.6.38/Module.symvers
is missing; modules will have no dependencies and modversions.
CC [M] /root/compat-wireless-18.104.22.168/drivers/net/wireless/ath/main.o
CC [M] /root/compat-wireless-22.214.171.124/drivers/net/wireless/ath/regd.o
In file included from /root/compat-wireless-126.96.36.199/include/net/cfg80211.h:13,
include/linux/netdevice.h:849: error: field ‘pm_qos_req’ has incomplete type
In file included from /root/compat-wireless-188.8.131.52/drivers/net/wireless/ath/regd.c:20:
/root/compat-wireless-184.108.40.206/include/net/mac80211.h:1481: warning: ‘struct dev_addr_list’ declared inside parameter list
/root/compat-wireless-220.127.116.11/include/net/mac80211.h:1481: warning: its scope is only this definition or declaration, which is probably not what you want
make: *** [/root/compat-wireless-18.104.22.168/drivers/net/wireless/ath/regd.o] Error 1
make: *** [/root/compat-wireless-22.214.171.124/drivers/net/wireless/ath] Error 2
make: *** [/root/compat-wireless-126.96.36.199/drivers/net/wireless] Error 2
make: *** [_module_/root/compat-wireless-188.8.131.52] Error 2
make: Leaving directory `/usr/src/linux-source-2.6.38'
make: *** [modules] Error 2
Do you know any solutions to my problem?
Re: BackTrack 5 + VMware, Atheros AR9825
The Wiki says it works: http://www.backtrack-linux.org/wiki/..._working_cards
You don't need to install any drivers, also if you are using it inside a Virtual Machine, it will be shown as a wired interface.
Atheros Communications Inc. AR9285 Wireless Network Adapter (PCI-Express) (rev 01) - using the mac80211 ath9k drivers-passed