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

Helmut Schaa helmut.schaa at googlemail.com
Sat Jul 10 06:13:29 AEST 2010


Am Freitag 09 Juli 2010 schrieb Luis Correia:
> Mike,
> 
> On Tue, Jul 6, 2010 at 03:28, Mike Edwards <pf-rt2x00 at mirkwood.net> wrote:
> > On Mon, Jul 05, 2010 at 10:13:17PM +0000, SMC babbled thus:
> >> My EeePC 901 has one of these chipsets internally.  "lspci -v" reports:
> >
> > <snip>
> >
> >> The rt2800pci driver ALMOST works for me.  In my case, last time I tried it I
> >> WAS getting association, and I could even get about 10-15 pings to
> >> successfully go through the router to another machine on the network, at which
> >> point the packets would suddenly stop with no apparent error (other than that
> >> lack of packets...)  If I dropped the connection and re-opened it, as I
> >> recall, it would do it again (i.e. another 10-12 packets or so and then
> >> nothing)..
> >>
> >> Not really "usable" but a sign of possible progress.  This was on 2.6.33,
> >> connecting to a WEP (rather than WPA) router.
> 
> I've finally found the time to test compile some of the last changes
> made to rt2x00.git tree.
> 
> And, for the absolute first time, and even with the MCU errors, my
> connection to my 11n WPA2 AP is working.

Yay, that sounds good (despite the MCU errors)!

Thanks for the testing Luis,
Helmut




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