[ltp] Intel 5100/5300 failures at 802.11n 5GHz?

Jeffrey L. Taylor linux-thinkpad@linux-thinkpad.org
Fri, 18 Feb 2011 08:55:29 -0600

Quoting Jesse Sheidlower <jester@panix.com>:
> I have two ThinkPads with Intel WiFi cards, a W500 with the 5100 AGN and
> an X301 with the 5300 AGN. I've consistently had problems connecting to
> 802.11n on the 5GHz band. I would either not see the SSID for this band,
> or I would see it but be unable to connect to it.

Is the following relevant?  Windows installed Japanese drivers. poster deleted
them and carefully re-installed from the US drivers directory.  Started