I cannot even search for reachable networks, i always get the ‘Invalid argument’ error. I happily started to use kernel 2. VT wireless chipset is unsupported No problems reported on Quantal 3. I compile the stage driver from http: It qualifies as a bug in most other cases. Please open a new bug to report the regression.

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Leann Ogasawara leannogasawara wrote on Matthew Llinux matthewbpt wrote on Hi, I compiled the driver from http: Vitor Christo The compilation for VT appears quite straightforward.

Bookmarks Bookmarks Digg del. If verification is not done by 5 working days from today, this fix will be dropped from the source code, and this bug will pinux closed. A reasonably working driver is still floating about in the driver staging dir of the linux-next tree and it is not ready for prime time. That could then be the basis for further work.

One of the reasons Linus and the core maintainers descourage this practice is it is a source of silent incompatibility breakage when the surrounding kernel code evolves. You are commenting using your Facebook account. Have not installed it yet though.


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[ubuntu] VT USB Wireless

In post 31 there is a comment from the maintainer promising to provide a compiled version for Karmic for testing purposes once ct6656 code has been cleaned up satisfactorily. There is active work, it is just not done yet. Download full text 3. I’ve tried building the. And googling it seems that other people are also experiencing this problem. However, this isn’t the most appropriate forum to get your message across.

en:users:drivers:vtx [Linux Wireless]

So Maverick on i always worked. Malcolm Priestley tvboxspy wrote on Wireless card is now loaded by the kernel but I can’t join a WAP2 protected wlan. Has anyone got this to work for either maverick or natty?

See full activity log. As a result, the kernel team would appreciate it if you could please test this newer 2. Linuc instructions to compile it yourselves peoples similar to my instructions posted in this bug report a few years ago:.

Since or so I used an external WiFi dongle because of my issues, but now I decided to give the internal one another try. Either this bug or another should be opened vt66556 this.


CONFIG_VT6656: VIA Technologies VT6656 support

I think the best way forward is for the developer to take this input, generate patches to staging to get it moving forward into a mainline merge. Many thanks for your hard work. I will definitely keep you on my list of testers. June 28th, 9.

VIA VT6656 devices

linus There are one of two ways you should be able to test:. I also fixed a potential suspend bug where the error return was not being propagated back. I assume the fix will be shipped with In post 29 on this thread it is explained that this code has been taken up by the Linux kernel team working on drivers, and that there is a working version of this driver works for 32 bit lijux apparently in the kernel staging area.