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  2. USB
  3. PCI-E

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Summary

  • Model - This is the full device model as noted on the box.
  • Chipset - Chipset vendor name, chipset name, vendor code, and device code. For example, if one was looking for a PCI device:

    lspci -vvnn | grep Network
    04:00.0 Network controller [0280]: Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd. RTL8188CE 802.11b/g/n WiFi Adapter [10ec:8176] (rev 01)

    It's the 'Realtek', 'RTL8188CE', and '[10ec:8176] (rev 01)'.

  • Driver - For a PCI device:

    lspci -vvnn | grep -A 9 Network | grep Kernel
            Kernel driver in use: rtl8192ce

    It's the 'rtl8192ce'.

  • Works "out of the box"
    • Yes - It works perfectly with no manual modifications, or degraded performance.
    • No - It doesn't work at all, has degraded performance, or requires manual configuration to make it work. Please add a comment to what you had to do to get it to work if this was possible, as well as a URL to an outstanding Launchpad bug report to address the issues encountered.

USB

Model

Chipset

Driver

Works "out of the box"

Comments

Last Updated

RNX-N150UBE

?

?

No

Firmware install instructions can be found at the end of the description of this bug.

2010-01-07

RNX-N150HG

Atheros AR9271

ath9k_htc

Yes

Ubuntu 12.04.1 i386 Desktop - works during DVD installation and on installed system with no manual intervention.

2015-06-11

RNX-N150HG

Atheros AR9271

ath9k_htc

Yes

Lubuntu 14.04.2 i386 - works during DVD installation and on installed system with no manual intervention.

2015-06-12

PCI-E

Model

Chipset

Driver

Works "out of the box"

Comments

Last Updated

RNX-N250PCe

?

rtl8192ce

Yes

Ubuntu 11.10 kernel 3.0.0 on x86/x86_64.

2012-03-02

HardwareSupportComponentsWirelessNetworkCardsRosewill (last edited 2015-06-12 06:06:38 by mtdew-man72)