usb wireless networking for notebook

Lennart Sorensen lsorense-1wCw9BSqJbv44Nm34jS7GywD8/FfD2ys at
Thu Jul 9 19:19:21 UTC 2009

On Wed, Jul 08, 2009 at 07:08:31PM -0400, Thomas Milne wrote:
> One thing worries me about this list: the devices that are labelled as
> 'green', most show links to driver downloads and such. Are there no
> usb wireless adaptors that are supported natively in the kernel?
> I guess it's been so long since I've used Windows, I've become
> somewhat suspicious of the concept of going and downloading my own
> drivers ;)

Well current kernel versions include:


So ralink looks fairly well supported out of the box these days.

The 2x00 drivers are the new development, rather than the legacy code
ralink originally released.

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