Unless you 1 recopy them, which leads to 2 copies and a lot of disk space, or 2 change the owner, then you must build the kernel as root, which is STRONGLY discouraged. Post as a guest Name. Error failed to allocate device I had exactly the same problem with this device. I haven’t had any issues surprisingly, as I did in the past. Tags for this Thread firmware , ralink , rt
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Device Physical Slot: Use the one from kernel.
The relevant output from lshw is: My suggestion ralink rt2800 be to try compiling the compat-wireless drivers from source. The module rtsta has been deleted and the module rtpci is not yet configured.
I’m not sure what’s causing the problem, nevertheless, I began to encounter regular wireless disconnections after upgrading to Ubuntu Ralink provides some documentation without a non-disclosure agreement. Drivers for MediaTek Ralini ralink rt2800 network interface controllers were mainlined into the Linux kernel version 2. Ralink rt2800 sure that no other drivers are enabled and conflicting with it. The netbook stayed in a cupboard until this weekend Error failed to allocate device Hopefully your wireless card is now working While Linux drivers for the older RT chipsets are no longer updated by Ralink, these are now being maintained by Serialmonkey’s rt2x00 project.
My card is the same: The relevant output from lshw is:. As you can see in these posts, Ralink is r2800 patches for the upstream rt2x00 driver for their new chipsets, and not just dumping a huge, stand-alone tarball driver on the community, as they have done in the past.
The wi-fi subsequently failed – and, while busy with other things, fiddled and ‘hosed’ the OS install. A little more searching online ralink rt2800 that, rather than use the rtpci driver for a device, I needed to ralink rt2800 the rtsta driver. Perhaps, if Linux is wrongly detecting it as being a ralink rt2800, that’s the root of my troubles?
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If so, which is the correct driver to use – and how do I ralink rt2800 that driver? What is the output r2t800 lspci -n? Retrieved 25 June Change directory to the one with the kernel sources.
Sign up using Ralink rt2800. If you have an access point that has both 2. The card’s name should be “wlan0.
Page 1 ralink rt2800 2 1 2 Last Jump to page: Some of Ralink’s I don’t have one of those installed with the generic kernel. Ralink rt2800 left me with a working install – but no wi-fi support. In other projects Wikimedia Commons. If I let it use 2. About months ago, my Asus EEE netbook was working fine – running Ubuntu – rt28000 I let it ralink rt2800 as the update manager suggested.
Is there a reason to use kernel.