rt73usb dongle on ARM QNAP intermittently stops traffic

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09-04-2013 14:19:32


I'm running Debian Wheezy on a QNAP TS-119P II and occasionally I find it unreachable. This also seemed to be a problem on an old PPC iBook (which is now defunct). Any ideas what the problem could be?

Thanks in advance!

$ lsmod |grep rt
rt73usb 21483 0
rt2x00usb 7728 1 rt73usb
rt2x00lib 30845 2 rt2x00usb,rt73usb
mac80211 206831 2 rt2x00lib,rt2x00usb
cfg80211 154244 2 mac80211,rt2x00lib
crc_itu_t 1129 1 rt73usb
usbcore 121932 4 ehci_hcd,rt2x00usb,rt73usb

$ lsusb
Bus 001 Device 001 ID 1d6b0002 Linux Foundation 2.0 root hub
Bus 001 Device 002 ID 0b051723 ASUSTek Computer, Inc. WL-167G v2 802.11g Adapter [Ralink RT2571W]