5253

chassum
  7 years ago
  Acer (Laptop or Netbook)
  Mint (older version)
  Works fine with some minor problems
What works:

most things work fine.

What doesn't work:

Wifi unstable and very slow.

What was done to make it work:

Changed Atheros driver as described here:

https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/linux/+bug/568090

sudo sh -c "echo 'options ath5k nohwcrypt' >/etc/modprobe.d/custom-wireless.conf"

Additional notes:

complete model number is:

Acer Aspire 5253-BZ893