Realtek SDIO Wi-Fi driver
C Objective-C C++ Makefile
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README.md

rtl8723bs

Realtek SDIO Wi-Fi driver

Tested on:

  • 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

Do verify that the device is listed under /sys/bus/sdio/

Note that on all those tablets, you will need to apply a few patches because to the BayTrail SDIO drivers: http://thread.gmane.org/gmane.linux.kernel.mmc/25081/focus=25087 http://thread.gmane.org/gmane.linux.kernel.mmc/31583 For older kernel than 4.3, you might also need this patch applied: https://git.kernel.org/cgit/linux/kernel/git/torvalds/linux.git/commit/?id=d31911b9374a76560d2c8ea4aa6ce5781621e81d

You can find these patches in the following directories:

  • patches/ for Kernels < 4.5
    • Patch #4a is to be used for kernels < 4.4.0, #4b for kernels >= 4.4.0.
  • patches_4.5/ for kernels >= 4.5

Install

 make 
 sudo make install                          
 sudo depmod -a
 sudo modprobe r8723bs