Hi,I tried to follow the instructions but when I select the edimax binary nothing shows in Available Firmware Files. :(I am blocked by this issue.I am running LEGO Mindstorm home edition on a OSX 10.9.2.
This article was a great help (espcially the link to the drivers since drivers from edimax site did not compile). Latest drivers from realtek (3.3.xx) have the include smp_lock.h commented out so step 3 should be obsolete. I had to reboot to get the stick work.
Thanks such a lot for that. The current new drivers (Jan 2012) seem to work fine without needing to edit them. The last step (blacklisting the old driver) was something I would not have thought of.
my kernel is 3.2.0-23-generic (x86_64) which I now see is supposed to support the Realtek 8188CUS chip out of the box. Silly me for assuming I had to install the driver myself as I did in previous 2.x kernel versions.
Thank you very much! That worked perfectly for me using Ubuntu 12.04 and driver version 3.4.4_4749.20121105. I did get an error message somewhere in the install process, but apparently it was benign. I appreciate your posting this.
I just did a kernel update to 3.2.0-36-generic-pae, and the driver was no longer installed. I tried removing the blacklist line and rebooting to see if the new kernel might support the wireless adapter out of the box, but no such luck.
Thanks! It works like a charm. But maybe it is better to notice that before running install.sh, Linux headers package has to be installed. Otherwise there will be a error 2 message and it fails to install the driver.
Those who wish to wirelessly connect their Raspberry Pi to a network are faced with choosing the right Wi-Fi adapter. Depending on the adapter, set-up is either very easy or associated with considerable effort and potential complications. The reasons for this are the various chipsets that come with different Wi-Fi adapters. Problems particularly arise with completely new chipsets for which the Linux kernel does not yet provide a driver or for which a Linux driver does not even exist yet.
Due to low power consumption, the Edimax adapters can be used directly on the Raspberry Pi without an additional active USB hub. Both Wi-Fi adapters are recognized and integrated automatically because the kernel already has the appropriate driver (RTL8192CU) installed. After that, all that remains is the configuration of the wireless network.
I have an Edimax 7611 wifi dongle I'm trying to install. All the instructions I've found seem to require an existing internet connection to download updates and drivers. Is there a way to put the driver on a USB drive, copy it to the Pi, and install it from there? My Pi (a 2 B) has the latest stock version of Raspbian.
"That's it, I've had it" I thought and ordered a new USB wireless adapter to replace the current wireless adapter from Ralink (Product: 802.11 n WLAN, idVendor=148f, idProduct=5370). Because I didn't really have the time to fiddle around with broken wlreless NIC drivers, I ordered a Edimax EW-7811UN. This adapter advertises to work with Mac, Windows and Linux and it is "ideal for Rasberry Pi" (which uses Debian in the background).
After the machine was up again, I connected the Edimax USB adapter. Interestingly the name of the adapter changed in the wireless connection list (in the UI). With the original driver, this was shown as a Realtek adapter, now it just says "Wifi".
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* Sync up the current i2c-mlx.c driver with the upstreamed version. The name of the i2c-mlx.c driver changed to i2c-mlxbf2.c.* Support multi slave functionality* And fix a bug in the core frequency
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