[rt2x00-users] RT5390 not working with rt2800pci
anisse at astier.eu
Mon Apr 16 15:57:07 EST 2012
On Mon, Apr 16, 2012 at 1:38 AM, Julian Calaby <julian.calaby at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi Anisse,
> On Mon, Apr 16, 2012 at 03:33, Anisse Astier <anisse at astier.eu> wrote:
>> On Fri, Apr 13, 2012 at 2:23 PM, Anisse Astier <anisse at astier.eu> wrote:
>>>  I have many of both, in RT5390(rev 1502) and RT5390F(rev 0502) models. All non working are rev 1502, even if some rev 1502 are working.
>> To clarify, Revs 0502, marked RT5390L are all working, and can be
>> ignored for the purpose of this discussion.
>> The only non-working revs are 1502, which is the model marked
>> "RT5390RL". This model has zero google results apart from this
>> discussion, so I'm guessing it might be new, hence not much tested and
>> not supported.
> This is likely to be the case, I'm sure that the rt2x00 developers
> will probably have support in the driver once RaLink gives them the
> code / info needed.
>> Why some cards work and others don't is a mystery.
> Not really, old cards generally work, current cards that have been out
> for a little while generally work, and bleeding edge,
> just-released-yesterday cards tend not to.
What I meant is that in the set of RT5390RL cards, some work, some
don't, consistently, and I cannot find any difference between them.
> In general, the kernel developers only add support for a card once
> it's been released.
Indeed, and once someone reports they exist ;-)
> Julian Calaby
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