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rt73 [2008/09/08 14:51]
darkaudax Changed link to forum re kill_proc
rt73 [2009/05/19 23:59]
darkaudax Updated to rt73-k2wrlz-3.0.3.tar.bz2
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 Open up a shell and type: Open up a shell and type:
  
-  wget http://​homepages.tu-darmstadt.de/​~p_larbig/​wlan/​rt73-k2wrlz-3.0.1.tar.bz2 +  wget http://​homepages.tu-darmstadt.de/​~p_larbig/​wlan/​rt73-k2wrlz-3.0.3.tar.bz2 
-  tar -xjf rt73-k2wrlz-3.0.1.tar.bz2 +  tar -xjf rt73-k2wrlz-3.0.3.tar.bz2 
-  cd rt73-k2wrlz-3.0.1/Module+  cd rt73-k2wrlz-3.0.3/Module
   make   make
  
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   modprobe rt73   modprobe rt73
  
-A mirror for the above driver can be found  [[http://​aspj.aircrack-ng.org/​rt73-k2wrlz-3.0.1.tar.bz2|here]] and a home page mirror can be found [[http://​aspj.aircrack-ng.org/​|here]].+A mirror for the above driver can be found  [[http://​aspj.aircrack-ng.org/​rt73-k2wrlz-3.0.3.tar.bz2|here]] and a home page mirror can be found [[http://​aspj.aircrack-ng.org/​|here]].
  
 =====Using driver with aircrack-ng===== =====Using driver with aircrack-ng=====
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 ===== Basic injection with rt73 and BackTrack v2 for beginners ===== ===== Basic injection with rt73 and BackTrack v2 for beginners =====
  
-See this [[http://tinyshell.be/​aircrackng/​forum/​index.php?​topic=1819.0|thread]]. +See this [[http://forum.aircrack-ng.org/​index.php?​topic=1819.0|thread]].
  
 ===== When to use this driver? ===== ===== When to use this driver? =====
  
-See this [[http://​tinyshell.be/​aircrackng/​forum/​index.php?​topic=2306.msg12907#​msg12907|message]].+See this [[http://​forum.aircrack-ng.org/​index.php?​topic=2306.msg12907#​msg12907|message]].
  
 If you have a Ralink chip in an USB device and that chip is a RT2570 or RT73 (RT73 is also as RT2571 and RT2573), you need the "​rt2570"​ or "​rt73"​ driver. ​ "​rt2500"​ driver is only for PCI/PCMCIA devices. If you have a Ralink chip in an USB device and that chip is a RT2570 or RT73 (RT73 is also as RT2571 and RT2573), you need the "​rt2570"​ or "​rt73"​ driver. ​ "​rt2500"​ driver is only for PCI/PCMCIA devices.
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 (Some modules **must be blacklisted**) (Some modules **must be blacklisted**)
 Even when following the guide above, be sure to use the latest driver version available. Even when following the guide above, be sure to use the latest driver version available.
- 
  
 ==== "​iwe_stream_add_event"​ compile error message ==== ==== "​iwe_stream_add_event"​ compile error message ====
 +
 +**NOTE: This applies only to driver version 3.0.1 and earlier. Version 3.0.2 should work out of the box with 2.6.27 kernels.**
  
 If you get a series of compile messages similar to "​error:​ passing argument 1 of '​iwe_stream_add_event'​ from incompatible pointer type" then do the following: If you get a series of compile messages similar to "​error:​ passing argument 1 of '​iwe_stream_add_event'​ from incompatible pointer type" then do the following:
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 ==== "​error:​ implicit declaration of function ‘kill_proc’"​ compile error message ==== ==== "​error:​ implicit declaration of function ‘kill_proc’"​ compile error message ====
  
-See [[http://tinyshell.be/​aircrackng/​forum/​index.php?​topic=1824.msg23612#​msg23612|this thread]] for a patch.+See [[http://forum.aircrack-ng.org/​index.php?​topic=1824.msg23612#​msg23612|this thread]] for a patch
 +Version 3.0.2 of the driver shouldn'​t have this bug anymore. 
 + 
 +==== 2.6.27 kernel support ==== 
 + 
 +Version 3.0.2 does support 2.6.27 out of the box without any modifications needed.
  
 +If you want to use an earlier version with 2.6.27, here are the patching instructions:​
  
 +  * http://​www.ab9il.net/​linuxwireless/​
 +  * http://​www.ab9il.net/​linuxwireless/​rt73.html
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