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the kext for you card is in IO80211Famili.kext , you need edit your device of the your card , folder/Pluguins/Atheros40.kext

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the kext for you card is in IO80211Famili.kext , you need edit your device of the your card , folder/Pluguins/Atheros40.kext

 

could you tell me more . what should i change and edit?

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here root for infoplist /System/Library/Extensions/IO80211Family.kext/Contents/PlugIns/AirPortAtheros40.kext/Contents/Info.plist

 

 

 

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here root for infoplist /System/Library/Extensions/IO80211Family.kext/Contents/PlugIns/AirPortAtheros40.kext/Contents/Info.plist

 

 

 

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I did it- but it does not work -

my Network card is not wireless (it's Ethernet)

How can i get

Atheros AR8161 device id

 

0034 does not work

 

 

Atheros AR8161 kexts need . plz

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MAKE a Efi String for your card, this work. see here:[How To] Ethernet EFI Strings (device-properties) - InsanelyMac Forum

This is not working too :(

 

 

my VenID is = 1969 and Dev Id is = 1091

is this usefull to someone a create kexts file

 

 

i Also Have a wireless Network Adaptor Ralink RT2800 (You can see in picture) is not working too

with VenID 1814 DevID 0601

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OK man, for wifi not have suport for this chipset, buy a Edimax 300N usb wifi have support with kext RT2870USBWirelles.kext 10.6 10.7 10.8, for Ethernet this kext, install with KextWizard/RepairPermissions/Rebuild Caches and reboot.

 

Good Luck!!!!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Atheros AR8161.zip

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OK man, for wifi not have suport for this chipset, buy a Edimax 300N usb wifi have support with kext RT2870USBWirelles.kext 10.6 10.7 10.8, for Ethernet this kext, install with KextWizard/RepairPermissions/Rebuild Caches and reboot.

 

Good Luck!!!!

 

Atheros AR8161.zip

 

 

I installed this kexts file but ethernet card does not recognise by MacOS :((

 

Atheros AR8161 is a new model and i think it's completely different by the other Atheros cards

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post a kextstat: put in terminal app kextstat > ~/Desktop/kext.txt

 

you repairPermissions with kextWizard ?

 

sudo kextload /System/Library/Extensions/AtherosL1cEthernet.kext

 

 

 

sudo chown -R root:wheel /System/Library/Extensions/AtherosL1cEthernet.kext

sudo chmod -R 755 /System/Library/Extensions/AtherosL1cEthernet.kext

sudo touch /System/Library/Extensions

exit

 

reboot, go for System Preferences and add + interface Ethernet, see if this work for you.

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post a kextstat: put in terminal app kextstat > ~/Desktop/kext.txt

 

you repairPermissions with kextWizard ?

 

Yes . I checked repairPermissions in KextsWizard

 

I Also installed by kexts utility

 

but it's not work !

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open app terminal and type sudo -s

passw: your passw

 

copy paste the code in terminal app

 

and when you type this

sudo kextload /System/Library/Extensions/AtherosL1cEthernet.kext you have message output?

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open app terminal and type sudo -s

passw: your passw

 

copy paste the code in terminal app

 

and when you type this

sudo kextload /System/Library/Extensions/AtherosL1cEthernet.kext you have message output?

 

i got error

System extension cannot be used .....

 

i restart my sustem and run this command again

there is no error

but ethernet does not recognize (I think kext file has problem and it's not for as8161)

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OK, test this kext, I Edit this kext with your device id, see if work, instal with Kextwizard and repairPermisions/ reboot

 

 

 

unfortunately It does not work too

 

can u convert linux driver to mac os !? (is it possible)

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Make a EFI STRING for your card with OSX86 app from here:http://www.insanelymac.com/forum/index.php?showtopic=124911

after that i used it . ethernet recognise by mac and got ip . but it can not connect to the internet and it can not connect and find the other systems in network

also after i restart system network get disable. i have to shutdown system to solve this problem . any suggestion

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Hi,

 

I have the same problem... I've got an ASUS N56VM with also this lan. i've tried also your options but no luck....

 

I have also no experience with porting linux to apple.

 

Who could do this?

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Gigabyte GA-Z77-DS3H GA-H77-DS3H rev 1.1 same problem... New chip Atheros 8161...

 

None solution online... :(

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For any developer, this information may be helpful: when loading atherosl1c.kext during boot -v, there are 2 error msg: "mac state machine can't be idle after 10ms" and "could't probe adapter" seems that its not compatible for ar8161..... Hope anyone can fix it soon!!

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