[all variants] Atheros AR242x / AR542x

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http://ubuntuforums.org – Trying to get a Toshiba Satellite L40 work with 64 bit Xubuntu 12.10, kernel 3.5.0-21. Wired internet connection runs well, and all updates have been applied. The problem is the wirefree connection through the Atheros card. lspci -vnn gives Code: 02:00.0 Ethernet controller [0200]: Atheros Communications Inc. AR242x / AR542x Wireless Network Adapter (PCI-Express) [168c:001c] (rev 01)     Subsystem: Askey Computer Corp. WLL3141 (Toshiba PA3613U-1MPC) 802.11bg Wireless Mini PCIe Card [144f:7128]     Flags: bus master, fast devsel, latency 0, IRQ 17     Memo (Hardware)