• difficulty with AC wifi in Gnome: Edimax EW-7811UAC


    This uses RTL8812au chipset, the driver is available in AUR.
    I installed the 2nd one as shown here:
    0_1527063389743_Screenshot from 2018-05-23 01-10-50.png
    //:: Running post-transaction hooks…
    (1/1) Install DKMS modules
    ==> dkms install rtl8812au/5.2.20.r11.g39d56eb -k 4.16.10-1-ARCH//

    installed the dkms for the correct kernel, when I reboot, the wifi fails to scan the available network (no lights blinking at all).
    can someone help?

    (2/2) Arming ConditionNeedsUpdate…
    [[email protected] ~]$

  • @gychang may your device is not supported?

    modinfo rtl8812au/8812au.ko

  • @joekamprad said in difficulty with AC wifi in Gnome: Edimax EW-7811UAC:

    @gychang may your device is not supported?

    modinfo rtl8812au/8812au.ko

    I get following with terminal commands. How do I make sure it is or is not supported?
    It works well in ubuntu 18.04, but find antergos faster…

    apamain~$ dmesg | grep usbcore
    ...
    [    2.643946] usbcore: registered new interface driver rtl8812au
    ...
    apamain~$ ip link
    1: lo: <LOOPBACK,UP,LOWER_UP> mtu 65536 qdisc noqueue state UNKNOWN mode DEFAULT group default qlen 1000
        link/loopback 00:00:00:00:00:00 brd 00:00:00:00:00:00
    3: wlp0s20u5: <BROADCAST,MULTICAST,UP,LOWER_UP> mtu 1500 qdisc fq_codel state UP mode DORMANT group default qlen 1000
        link/ether 00:02:72:98:95:f2 brd ff:ff:ff:ff:ff:ff
    7: wlp0s20u11: <BROADCAST,MULTICAST> mtu 1500 qdisc noop state DOWN mode DEFAULT group default qlen 1000
        link/ether a6:cd:74:e0:e9:7b brd ff:ff:ff:ff:ff:ff
    apamain~$ lsusb
    ...
    Bus 001 Device 012: ID 7392:a812 Edimax Technology Co., Ltd 
    ...
    
    
  • @gychang said in difficulty with AC wifi in Gnome: Edimax EW-7811UAC:
    modinfo rtl8812au/8812au.ko > this is a command ;) shoud show extended info about the modules, and may also supported cards

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