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Sitecom WLA-6100 (WiFi, USB Adapter, N900)

Network 802.11n, Sitecom, USB, WiFi

Sitecom WLA-6100 (WiFi, USB Adapter, N900)
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Updated: 15/03/2016 19:32

Review of Linux Compatibility

The Sitecom WLA-6100 is a WiFi USB stick for wireless connections according to IEEE 802.11n standard. It has the USB ID 0df6:006e:

Bus 001 Device 003: ID 0df6:006b Sitecom Europe B.V.

The WLA-6100 bases on the Ralink RT3573 chipset. Although a patch for the Linux Kernel 3.12 is available, which provides experimental support for the chipset, this driver does not load for the WLA-6100.

Instead, one has to use the driver which is provided by Ralink for download at wikidevi.com. This driver needs to be unpacked. Afterwads, it can be compiled and installed by hand:

sudo make clean
sudo make
sudo make install

These commands compile and install the kernel module rt3573sta, which afterwards can be loaded by:

sudo modprobe rt3573sta

More details about the hardware and the driver can be found at: wikidevi.com


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