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rt61 [2008/05/03 14:51]
netrolller3d 1038 recommended, as it fixes a huge wesside/easside bug that prevents their usage with mac80211.
rt61 [2017/01/09 21:32] (current)
mister_x Mark page as deprecated.
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|+||====== DEPRECATED ======|
|+||**IMPORTANT NOTE**: This page is deprecated, updated documentation can be found [[install_drivers|here]]|
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|make install||make install|
|+||rmmod rt61pci 2>/dev/null|
|modprobe rt61||modprobe rt61|
|-||You also need the following each time you want to use the device in monitor mode (this only applies to the Enhanced Legacy driver, as rt2x00 uses Radiotap instead):||+||You also need the following each time you want to use the device in monitor mode:|
|iwpriv <interface name> rfmontx 1||iwpriv <interface name> rfmontx 1|
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|For the above command, first make sure the interface is down. You can bring the interface down with "ifconfig <interface name> down".||For the above command, first make sure the interface is down. You can bring the interface down with "ifconfig <interface name> down".|
|-||NOTE: This will download the Enhanced Legacy version of the driver. The Next Generation version (rt2x00, [[mac80211]]-based) requires a recent (rev. 1038+) Aircrack-ng SVN build to function, and it's not thoroughly tested. FIXME Rewrite this page to include instructions for the new driver!||+||NOTE: This will download the Enhanced Legacy version of the driver. Recent kernels include the Next-Generation version of this driver (called rt61pci). The rt61pci driver is untested, but probably needs no patch besides the usual [[mac80211]] patches.|