Quote Originally Posted by ericosaurus View Post
That is fantastic, I got the 3573 driver and added the line you mentioned and it's up now!

But, it isn't connecting to the router. It gets a Mac address for the AP, but never gets an ip address. Is this probably an authentication problem?

I'm using WPA2PSK security mode in the rt2870sta.dat configuration file, should I be using WPA2 + wpa supplicant instead? How do I know when to use wpa supplicant?

Thanks so much for your help
Did you make this change in config.mk?
3> In os/linux/config.mk
<snip>
** Build for being controlled by NetworkManager or wpa_supplicant wext functions
Please set 'HAS_WPA_SUPPLICANT=y' and 'HAS_NATIVE_WPA_SUPPLICANT_SUPPORT=y'.
If not, please do and recompile:
Code:
sudo su
make clean
make
make install
modprobe -r rt3573sta
modprobe rt3573sta
exit