More about ubuntu internet problems If you search AR9485 Wireless Network Adapter linux driver you'll get several tutorials.Mar 13, 2015 Installing Windows driver using ndisgtk (ndiswrapper graphical interface) Atheros Communications Inc. AR9287 Wireless Network Adapter (PCI-Express) [168c:002e] For 10.04 and on, this device uses the rt73usb driver.USB is a very complex interface and there are always devices which will not properly work in VirtualBox guests. If you can, please don't pass that USB device into the guest but let it drive by the host and use the normal VirtualBox networking functions to access the network over the USB network.Googling around - as you have found, some of the Atheros drivers in the 2.6.38 kernel are broken. This website suggests the following .It needs a driver to run (I think) and doesn't work at the moment. You misunderstand, the driver (ath9k) and firmware (chipset ar9287) already come could the driver be old/ missing on a new install of both mint and ubuntu.Nov 5, 2015 ath9k is a Linux kernel driver supporting Atheros 802.11n PCI/PCI-E PCI: 168C:002E Qualcomm Atheros AR9287 Wireless Network Adapter .Apr 8, 2011 I did a test, transferring a large file over my wireless LAN, and the average speed was 25 kB/s. Let me Regular Ubuntu ath9k driver:.Dec 25, 2016 I have 2 wifi connections call 'conexion1' and 'conexion2' (so I run PRODUCT: AR9287 Wireless Network Adapter (PCI-Express) GENERAL.I upgraded the wireless card from Atheros AR9285 to Atheros AR9287 which can do 300 Mbps However, it was for Karmic/Jaunty and did not work for Lucid.@ Jer. The rtl8192cu linux driver is really sketchy, I can’t quite figure it out. At one point I had an rtl8188 chip working great, but I just bought another and it will not go into monitor mode at all now that I installed the 8192cu driver.