[rt2x00-users] rt2860 - is it possible to use this chipset nowadays?

Ivo Van Doorn ivdoorn at gmail.com
Thu Jul 1 20:46:55 AEST 2010

> I'm using the latest rt2860.bin from ralink, located in /lib/modules.
> This firmware loads successfully in the partially functional rt2860sta,
> yet rt2800pci completely fails to load it.

Actually this is not really the case, rt2860sta completely ignores the
firmware file, and uses the buildin firmware, which obviously never fails
to load.

Are you sure udev is correctly setup? In the compat-wireless package
are some scripts to help you setup udev.


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