I have the output of my lshw and the blacklist_ath-pic.conf. its from a fresh install. My wireless card works fine in the past 4 or 5 versions of ubuntu and I heard that backtrack 5 was using an ubuntu kernel so I'm not sure why it wouldn't work out of the box. Any know what's wrong here??

[QUOTE]root@bt:~# lshw
bt
description: Notebook
product: Satellite L655D
vendor: TOSHIBA
version: PSK2LU-001003
serial: 5A120726W
width: 64 bits
capabilities: smbios-2.6 dmi-2.6 vsyscall64 vsyscall32
configuration: boot=normal chassis=notebook uuid=A0A3E13C-4360-DF11-A197-C80AA9835D2D
*-core
description: Motherboard
product: Guam
vendor: AMD Corp.
physical id: 0
version: Base Board Version
serial: Base Board Serial Number
slot: Base Board Chassis Location
*-firmware
description: BIOS
vendor: Insyde Corp.
physical id: 0
version: 1.70 (09/09/2010)
size: 1MiB
capacity: 1984KiB
capabilities: pci upgrade shadowing cdboot bootselect socketedrom edd int13floppynec int13floppytoshiba int13floppy360 int13floppy1200 int13floppy720 int13floppy2880 int9keyboard int10video acpi usb
*-cpu
description: CPU
product: AMD Athlon(tm) II P320 Dual-Core Processor
vendor: Advanced Micro Devices [AMD]
physical id: 20
bus info: cpu@0
version: AMD Athlon(tm) II P320 Dual-Core Processor
serial: NotSupport
slot: Socket S1G4
size: 2100MHz
capacity: 2100MHz
width: 64 bits
clock: 200MHz
capabilities: fpu fpu_exception wp vme de pse tsc msr pae mce cx8 apic sep mtrr pge mca cmov pat pse36 clflush mmx fxsr sse sse2 ht syscall nx mmxext fxsr_opt pdpe1gb rdtscp x86-64 3dnowext 3dnow constant_tsc rep_good nopl nonstop_tsc extd_apicid pni monitor cx16 popcnt lahf_lm cmp_legacy svm extapic cr8_legacy abm sse4a 3dnowprefetch osvw ibs skinit wdt nodeid_msr npt lbrv svm_lock nrip_save cpufreq
*-cache:0
description: L1 cache
physical id: 21
slot: L1 Cache
size: 256KiB
capacity: 256KiB
capabilities: synchronous internal write-back unified
*-cache:1
description: L2 cache
physical id: 22
slot: L2 Cache
size: 1MiB
capacity: 1MiB
capabilities: synchronous internal write-back unified
*-memory
description: System Memory
physical id: 23
slot: System board or motherboard
size: 3GiB
capacity: 3GiB
*-bank:0
description: DIMM Synchronous 1066 MHz (0.9 ns)
product: M471B5673FH0-CF8
vendor: Samsung
physical id: 0
serial: 667DD8C0
slot: DIMM0
size: 2GiB
width: 8 bits
clock: 1066MHz (0.9ns)
*-bank:1
description: DIMM Synchronous 1066 MHz (0.9 ns)
product: 8JSF12864HZ-1G1F1
vendor: Micron Technology
physical id: 1
serial: 33F179A1
slot: DIMM1
size: 1GiB
width: 8 bits
clock: 1066MHz (0.9ns)
*-pci:0
description: Host bridge
product: RS880 Host Bridge
vendor: Advanced Micro Devices [AMD]
physical id: 100
bus info: pci@0000:00:00.0
version: 00
width: 32 bits
clock: 66MHz
*-pci:0
description: PCI bridge
product: Toshiba America Info Systems
vendor: Toshiba America Info Systems
physical id: 1
bus info: pci@0000:00:01.0
version: 00
width: 32 bits
clock: 66MHz
capabilities: pci ht bus_master cap_list
resources: ioport:b000(size=4096) memory:d4100000-d42fffff ioport:c0000000(size=268435456)
*-display UNCLAIMED
description: VGA compatible controller
product: M880G [Mobility Radeon HD 4200]
vendor: ATI Technologies Inc
physical id: 5
bus info: pci@0000:01:05.0
version: 00
width: 32 bits
clock: 33MHz
capabilities: pm msi bus_master cap_list
configuration: latency=0
resources: memory:c0000000-cfffffff ioport:b000(size=256) memory:d4200000-d420ffff memory:d4100000-d41fffff
*-pci:1
description: PCI bridge
product: RS780 PCI to PCI bridge (PCIE port 0)
vendor: Advanced Micro Devices [AMD]
physical id: 4
bus info: pci@0000:00:04.0
version: 00
width: 32 bits
clock: 33MHz
capabilities: pci pm pciexpress msi ht bus_master cap_list
configuration: driver=pcieport
resources: irq:40 ioport:7000(size=16384) memory:d3100000-d40fffff ioport:d0000000(size=16777216)
*-network UNCLAIMED
description: Network controller
product: RTL8191SEvB Wireless LAN Controller
vendor: Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd.
physical id: 0
bus info: pci@0000:02:00.0
version: 10
width: 32 bits
clock: 33MHz
capabilities: pm msi pciexpress bus_master cap_list
configuration: latency=0
resources: ioport:7000(size=256) memory:d3100000-d3103fff
*-pci:2
description: PCI bridge
product: RS780 PCI to PCI bridge (PCIE port 2)
vendor: Advanced Micro Devices [AMD]
physical id: 6
bus info: pci@0000:00:06.0
version: 00
width: 32 bits
clock: 33MHz
capabilities: pci pm pciexpress msi ht bus_master cap_list
configuration: driver=pcieport
resources: irq:41 ioport:6000(size=4096) memory:d3000000-d30fffff
*-network
description: Ethernet interface
product: AR8152 v1.1 Fast Ethernet
vendor: Atheros Communications
physical id: 0
bus info: pci@0000:08:00.0
logical name: eth0
version: c1
serial: c8:0a:a9:83:5d:2d
capacity: 100MB/s
width: 64 bits
clock: 33MHz
capabilities: pm msi pciexpress vpd bus_master cap_list ethernet physical tp 10bt 10bt-fd 100bt 100bt-fd autonegotiation
configuration: autonegotiation=on broadcast=yes driver=atl1c driverversion=1.0.1.0-NAPI firmware=N/A latency=0 link=no multicast=yes port=twisted pair
resources: irq:42 memory:d3000000-d303ffff ioport:6000(size=12
*-storage
description: SATA controller
product: SB7x0/SB8x0/SB9x0 SATA Controller [AHCI mode]
vendor: ATI Technologies Inc
physical id: 11
bus info: pci@0000:00:11.0
logical name: scsi1
logical name: scsi4
version: 00
width: 32 bits
clock: 66MHz
capabilities: storage bus_master cap_list emulated
configuration: driver=ahci latency=64
resources: irq:19 ioport:c038(size= ioport:c04c(size=4) ioport:c030(size= ioport:c048(size=4) ioport:c010(size=16) memory:d4307000-d43073ff
*-disk
description: ATA Disk
product: Hitachi HTS54503
vendor: Hitachi
physical id: 0
bus info: scsi@1:0.0.0
logical name: /dev/sda
version: PB3O
serial: 100305PBP30016CWK81L
size: 298GiB (320GB)
capabilities: partitioned partitioned:dos
configuration: ansiversion=5 signature=000c4890
*-volume:0
description: EXT4 volume
vendor: Linux
physical id: 1
bus info: scsi@1:0.0.0,1
logical name: /dev/sda1
version: 1.0
serial: 439a49e9-3b48-4283-ad9d-1cdc4a00e739
size: 147GiB
capacity: 147GiB
capabilities: primary bootable journaled extended_attributes large_files huge_files dir_nlink extents ext4 ext2 initialized
configuration: created=2011-06-11 21:30:55 filesystem=ext4 lastmountpoint=/8?????r?x(?????r????pZ?????????????????X?g?? modified=2011-06-12 06:25:29 mounted=2011-06-12 06:28:58 state=clean
*-volume:1
description: Extended partition
physical id: 2
bus info: scsi@1:0.0.0,2
logical name: /dev/sda2
size: 150GiB
capacity: 150GiB
capabilities: primary extended partitioned partitioned:extended
*-logicalvolume:0
description: Linux swap / Solaris partition
physical id: 5
logical name: /dev/sda5
capacity: 8088MiB
capabilities: nofs
*-logicalvolume:1
description: Linux filesystem partition
physical id: 6
logical name: /dev/sda6
logical name: /
capacity: 136GiB
configuration: mount.fstype=ext4 mount.options=rw,relatime,errors=remount-ro,barrier=1,data=ordered state=mounted
*-logicalvolume:2
description: Linux swap / Solaris partition
physical id: 7
logical name: /dev/sda7
capacity: 5963MiB
capabilities: nofs
*-cdrom
description: DVD-RAM writer
product: DVD-RAM UJ890ES
vendor: MATSHITA
physical id: 1
bus info: scsi@4:0.0.0
logical name: /dev/cdrom1
logical name: /dev/cdrw1
logical name: /dev/dvd1
logical name: /dev/dvdrw1
logical name: /dev/scd0
logical name: /dev/sr0
version: 1.80
capabilities: removable audio cd-r cd-rw dvd dvd-r dvd-ram
configuration: ansiversion=5 status=nodisc
*-usb:0
description: USB Controller
product: SB7x0/SB8x0/SB9x0 USB OHCI0 Controller
vendor: ATI Technologies Inc
physical id: 12
bus info: pci@0000:00:12.0
version: 00
width: 32 bits
clock: 66MHz
capabilities: bus_master
configuration: driver=ohci_hcd latency=64
resources: irq:18 memory:d4306000-d4306fff
*-usb:1
description: USB Controller
product: SB7x0/SB8x0/SB9x0 USB EHCI Controller
vendor: ATI Technologies Inc
physical id: 12.2
bus info: pci@0000:00:12.2
version: 00
width: 32 bits
clock: 66MHz
capabilities: pm debug bus_master cap_list
configuration: driver=ehci_hcd latency=64
resources: irq:17 memory:d4307600-d43076ff
*-usb:2
description: USB Controller
product: SB7x0/SB8x0/SB9x0 USB OHCI0 Controller
vendor: ATI Technologies Inc
physical id: 13
bus info: pci@0000:00:13.0
version: 00
width: 32 bits
clock: 66MHz
capabilities: bus_master
configuration: driver=ohci_hcd latency=64
resources: irq:18 memory:d4305000-d4305fff
*-usb:3
description: USB Controller
product: SB7x0/SB8x0/SB9x0 USB EHCI Controller