On Feisty, requires linux-restricted-modules. This card needs firmware loaded in order to work. Join our community today! To avoid to get random disconnexion, I’ve found that it’s better to use a restrictive combination according to your Wifi AP. You are currently viewing LQ as a guest.

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This device requires the rtusb kernel driver to be present on the system. Installing Bb2 drivers via ndiswrapper reportedly fails. Works with Knetworkmanager on WPA.

D-Link DWA-160 rev B2

DKMS is called automatically upon installation of new kernel-image packages, and therefore modules added to DKMS will be automatically carried across updates. Works in Karmic Koala 9. To be able to compile the source drivers, we need to ewa-160 the minimal compilation environment. Click Here linuux receive this Complete Guide absolutely free.

Find More Posts by stormyk This book contains many real life examples derived from the author’s experience as a Linux system and network administrator, trainer and consultant.

This archive should be extracted and will provide rt Something called kernel backport?

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So, if you are planning to use DWA it’s advisable stay with Ubuntu On Feisty, requires linux-restricted-modules. They hope these examples will help you to get a better understanding of the Linux system and that you linjx encouraged to try out things on your own.

Little did I know that this revision comes with a Ralink chipset. Immediately recognized and connected without any configuration necessary under Intrepid.

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Selecting previously unselected package linux-image With latest drivers, the orange Led is not blinking any more. The D-Link card was detected on boot, and the network just connected with no additional actions required.

If you want to do in-line code markup you have to use the grave accent character backticks. No Doesn’t work “out of the box” but you can install the drivers following this instructions.

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I mainly use it on a Windows computer, but I know that it works in Ubuntu Registration is quick, simple and absolutely free. Latest error linjx also normal, as the makefile tries to copy one file in a root folder.

For example, if one was looking for a PCI device: This can be done quite easily under Ubuntu.


Because of all that, this wifi key is not, at this time, a very good deal linnux Linux users. If you do get a hit, then open the first search result and see what driver is used for this device.

Sign up or log in Sign up using Google. No – It doesn’t work at all, has degraded performance, or requires manual configuration to make it work. Linux – Networking This forum is for any issue dwaa-160 to networks or networking.

The same way we need to dwq-160 some functions that are only available in latest 2. Are you new to LinuxQuestions. If your device is listed as device ID you can use lsusb -v -s to see full details about that device, or only lsusb -v to see full details about all devices. Anything is fair game.

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