Wireless USB Belkin N+ F5D8055 not supported (rt2870 based chipset)

Bug #412612 reported by Daniele Napolitano on 2009-08-12
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This bug affects 3 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
linux (Ubuntu)
Medium
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Nominated for Karmic by jcurtis71
Nominated for Lucid by jcurtis71

Bug Description

In accord to linux-port branch (https://code.launchpad.net/~ubuntu-branches/ubuntu/karmic/linux-ports/karmic) this patch fix the issue.

rt2870.h is located in staging drivers section.

--- rt2870.h 2009-08-12 17:37:16.338928279 +0200
+++ rt2870_patched.h 2009-08-12 17:38:39.406930335 +0200
@@ -106,6 +106,7 @@
  {USB_DEVICE(0x14B2,0x3C07)}, /* AL */ \
  {USB_DEVICE(0x14B2,0x3C12)}, /* AL */ \
  {USB_DEVICE(0x050D,0x8053)}, /* Belkin */ \
+ {USB_DEVICE(0x050D,0x825a)}, /* Belkin */ \
  {USB_DEVICE(0x14B2,0x3C23)}, /* Airlink */ \
  {USB_DEVICE(0x14B2,0x3C27)}, /* Airlink */ \
  {USB_DEVICE(0x07AA,0x002F)}, /* Corega */ \

An update of this USB IDs list in accord to official kernel branch is very appreciated:

http://git.kernel.org/?p=linux/kernel/git/gregkh/staging-2.6.git;a=blob;f=drivers/staging/rt2870/rt2870.h;h=2b8872b2fd9dcf116522cd90efe206e9f9ae51ff;hb=HEAD

I've contacted Greg Kroah-Hartman for including this patch in the main kernel tree.

Changed in linux (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → Medium
status: New → Triaged
Changed in linux (Ubuntu):
status: Triaged → Fix Released
Aldo Latino (aldolat) wrote :

Will the fix available in Lucid or can we already apply it in Karmic?

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