On Fri, 2010-10-01 at 13:35 +0200, Markus Koller wrote: > Package: linux-image-2.6.36-rc5-686-bigmem > Version: 2.6.36~rc5-1~experimental.1 > Severity: normal > > > Hello, > > I've been using the rt2870sta module for my Belkin F5D8055 USB WLAN adapter > since it started supporting its device ID (050d:825b) in 2.6.35, but > unfortunately with the removal of the Ralink staging drivers in > 2.6.35-1~experimental.3 I'm currently stuck on 2.6.35-1~experimental.2. > > It looks like the rt2800usb mainline driver could take the place of the > rt2870sta, since it already includes the device ID for 050d:825a, which I > assume is just a minor revision away from my chip. [...] You can test that by temporarily adding the device ID to its device table: modprobe rt2800usb echo 050d 825b > /sys/bus/usb/drivers/rt2800usb/new_id then inserting the USB adapter. Please report whether the driver then works for your hardware. Ben. -- Ben Hutchings Once a job is fouled up, anything done to improve it makes it worse.
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