[[linux_wiki:wireless_driver_-_asus_usb-ac56]]

Wireless Driver - Asus Usb-ac56

General Information

2015-06-11: Installation of the wireless drivers for the USB ASUS AC56 adapter must be done by compiling for kernels newer than 3.10. (Ubuntu 14.04/Mint 17)

Checklist

  • Distro(s): Ubuntu 14.04/Mint 17
  • Other: USB Wireless adapter ASUS AC56

Install git and clone repo

sudo apt-get install git
mkdir ~/repos
cd ~/repos
git clone https://github.com/gnab/rtl8812au.git


Make and install driver

cd rtl8812au
make
sudo make install


Remove any conflicting realtek drivers

sudo modprobe -r rtl8812au


Insert the compiled realtek wireless driver

sudo modprobe 8812au

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