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LM808: Linux driver installation and compilation

Introduction

The LM808 wireless AC USB dongle uses the Realtek RTL8811AU integrated controller; the drivers for which are provided by Realtek. However, at the time of writing, the official Realtek driver release is quite out of date and only supports older kernel versions.

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LM811: Linux driver installation

WiFi

The WiFi driver can be downloaded from here: https://github.com/lwfinger/rtl8723bu If you are compiling on the Raspberry Pi 2 or another ARM device you will need to change the SUBARCH build parameter in the Makefile to “arm”.

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LM807: Linux driver installation and compilation

This article will guide you through compiling and installing the Linux drivers for the LM807 wireless adapter which contains the Realtek RTL8192DU IC. Read more

LM809, LM006, LM820 & LM821: Linux driver installation

There are three different drivers available for these products. We recommend that you use the ‘in kernel tree’ driver where possible, which essentially makes these products plug & play in most Linux distributions which use a recent version of the Kernel. Read more

Linux WiFi Ad-hoc mode

Ad-hoc, or IBSS mode allows you to create a wireless network without a central access point. This guide demonstrates a simple Ad-hoc network using one of our adapters and some basic tools found in most modern Linux distributions.

  • At the present time, IBSS may suffer from high levels of packet loss due to an issue with the driver.

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