Realtek SDIO Wi-Fi driver
This repository originally contained a vendor driver provided by Realtek:
It was then tidied up and had huge chunks of unused code removed by a number of contributors (see the git history for details), and eventually merged into the kernel staging tree in time for kernel 4.12-rc1.
Getting the code
This repository contains the history of the driver cleanup, which is not available in the upstream-merged driver. Compiling or running the driver on older kernels is not supported, please ask your distribution to provide updated kernel packages.
For support running the upstreamed staging driver, please refer to the
NETWORKING [WIRELESS] section of
MAINTAINERS file to find where to send requests.
To provide patches, see the driver TODO.
Getting the firmware
Tested list (old)
- Onda v975w
- Teclast 3G
- HP Stream 7
- Dell Venue 8 3000
- WinBook TW100 and TW700
- Acer Aspire Switch 10E
- Lenovo Miix 3-830 and 3-1030
- Medion Akoya S2217
- Chuwi Hi12
- Intel Compute Stick STCK1A32WFC
- Lark Ultimate 7i WIN
And many others.