Make sure you have a compiler, etc installed. You will however need the folder again if you want to uninstall the driver. All of this seemed like a lot of work compared to hunting down the file, right? The -i switch in the command may also need changing, depending on the wireless interface your system has. What This Sub Is Not This is not a place for posting general privacy-related news, other privacy-focused software, or individual onion services. This built on my -current system without error.
As of October 2014 and Linux 3. I tried that, with the same results, except that, on loading the module, cfg80211 and rfkill are also loaded. I'm using a custom kernel, but the headers for it are also installed so I don't understand what the issue is? It's listed under lsmod now though, hmm. Please help to this article by more precise citations. Adapt as necessary for your distribution. Yes Only up to 3. Because it has attracted low-quality or spam answers that had to be removed, posting an answer now requires 10 on this site the.
An entire documents directory and a huge readme. The current rtl8812au version per nov. Or would that just create more trouble than it's worth? This article may require to meet Wikipedia's. I realised long ago that the only ideal world is this one; ideal but not perfect. . Anyway, I managed to get the new driver from Realtek's website I guessed they fixed their issue. Best regards: Magnus Hi zubmit, Where did you get the driver package from? If you are compiling for something other than an intel x86 architecture, you need to first select the platform, e.
For x86 - everything works fine, no problems at all. Rmmod followed by another modprobe didn't make a difference either. Yes Yes Yes Yes No , , Yes Yes Yes Exp. It also indicates I am connected to the wifi-network. I rebooted into the new kernel, but still it wasn't discovered. Once there, if I remember, I ran your commands exactly and watched the show : Upon restart, I returned to the folder in terminal and ran the last command.
Statements made here reflect my own views and opinions, and not that of my clients, sponsors, employer, or institutions or organizations with which I am affiliated. However, it hasn't altered dmesg at all. The only question i see is the change of the wlan number. I'm pretty noob when it comes to troubleshooting, but I'm learning. Please let me know of any issues you encounter and I'll try to help.
No Yes No No No , Yes Yes No Yes No Yes No Yes Yes No No , , Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No Yes Yes No No Yes No? I haven't blacklisted it, so I guess it's done it automatically? People on the Internet have resorted to doing all these silly things like or trying to get this driver to work. Ans: how to change or add Kconfig file? This will likely be most suited for advanced or at least intermediate level Linux users. Not the answer you're looking for? All I did was compile Chromium what difference does that make??? I don't suppose I could just copy that file from the old stock header into that folder? Is the firmware listed in either of those too? No any changes in the code, only cross compile options was changed. If you don't mind spending a little money it will probably be much simpler to just buy another wifi device that's supported by tails. Is the advice given on the Ubuntu forums still applicable for Arch? Last edited by chemicalfan 2011-07-23 19:23:59 Hmm, looking at various posts on the Ubuntu forums eg. I can't believe there isn't a module included in the kernel! I've set up the Persistance volume and have downloaded the drivers folder there. Other tutorials from AlbertP No other tutorials.
I thought wireless under Linux was no longer an issue!!! I need to install a driver to my wlan adapter because backtrack doesn't support this driver. Choose which wireless network you want to connect with. Houston, We Have Connection Whichever way you choose, at this point hopefully you'll have a working wireless internet connection! The only issue I had was having to get to my Downloads folder in the terminal. Content on this site may contain or be subject to specific guidelines or limitations on use. What is staging, and how do I use it? Tails does not run on most tablets and phones. After that just use whatever you use to connect to the net.
After loading the wext driver, you should see all the dmesg spam completely stop in relation to link not ready errors too. To download and build the latest driver from Realtek, extract the Linux driver. A new driver version which you can try is at. Would you like to answer one of these instead? Yes No Yes Yes No No , ,? In reply to : Hi Alexey, Can you please tell me what are the big steps that you did to cross-compile the Realtek driver. Hope this helps : This worked in Ubuntu 12.