Or, if for some reason you wish to install a newer version of the driver follow the ‘Compile Newer Driver’ section. I’m just starting to use it, and I’ll try to update this page when I have a feel for how well it works Any ideas about this? Use your network-interface to connect to the WLAN. With non-free drivers and firmware support is often unavailable or severely constrained.

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If available, a help page link will provide you with further information. If you would like to have Ubuntu automatically connect to your wireless network when your computer starts up, follow these steps: Very slow connection speed. You should now be connected to your wireless network! Your Ralink card will be listed there. Linux home networking wiki page about wireless networking.

In both cases please note all of these specific instructions in addition: If you need to reset your password, click here.

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They need to be confirmed and need specific guides. Place a file called sleep. So, I thought I’d take the opportunity to manually install the latest legacy RT driver. One company which specializes in free software and sells You may need to type this is a terminal to get root access to extract the files: The present wireless networks will be listed.


It’s not necessary to compile the driver if that’s already working out of the box. This is only needed for users of Ubuntu 5. The new R t2X00 Driver is supported, which is a complete new driver and supports all R aLink chipsets this driver is still very unstable. You can also check if they ubuntu and debian use the same driver for your card.

To solve that, I run the iwconfig command above than then stop and start the wireless by right-clicking the icon and selecting Disable then Enable.

In practice this means manufacturers are required to cooperate by releasing specifications and free drivers that can be worked on by the community. It certainly didn’t work in Ubuntu 8. If your use one of the debiah and wish to compile the driver anyway, note these release specific instructions Please note you will need to have an active internet connection for these instructions to work, so you may need to hook up via ethernet temporarily.

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Activate your wireless card if you haven’t already. Introduction to Linux – A Hands on Guide This guide was created as an overview of the Linux Operating System, geared toward new users as an exploration tour and getting started guide, with exercises at the end of each chapter.


For more advanced trainees it can be a desktop reference, and a collection of the base knowledge needed to proceed with system and network administration. Don’t worry, everything is still going according to plan. At deiban point RutilT is still under heavy development RutilT v0.

Ralink RT2500USB/RT2571 devices

The driver download does not contain license information. Get the latest driver from?

It supports several R alink chipsets and not only Rt they’re going to implement all R aLink chipsets. This post describes how to make them work by going back to the legacy serialmonkey driver.

By encouraging good social practices the community is able to support end-users. Registration is quick, simple and absolutely free. Launch RaConfig by typing in console: