Package Details: 8192cu-dkms v4.0.2_9000-17

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Package Base: 8192cu-dkms
Description: Driver for Realtek RTL8188CUS (8188C, 8192C) chipset wireless cards
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Licenses: GPL
Conflicts: 8192cu, dkms-8192cu, rt8192cu
Replaces: dkms-8192cu
Submitter: runnytu
Maintainer: runnytu
Last Packager: runnytu
Votes: 98
Popularity: 0.014869
First Submitted: 2014-05-07 21:01
Last Updated: 2019-07-11 19:08

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francesco_dem commented on 2017-02-08 16:12

I had to change blacklist-8192cu-dkms.conf from
(like comment of beef):
blacklist rtlwifi
blacklist rtl8192c_common
blacklist rtl8192cu
blacklist rtl8xxxu

blacklist rtl8192cu

works for me

francesco_dem commented on 2017-02-07 16:13

after update kernel to 4.9.7-1, doesn't work for me

sudo dkms install -m 8192cu -v 1.10

Running module version sanity check.
Error! Module version v4.0.2_9000.20130911 for 8192cu.ko
is not newer than what is already found in kernel 4.9.7-1-ARCH (v4.0.2_9000.20130911).
You may override by specifying --force.


DKMS: install completed.

kts commented on 2017-02-04 19:05

Change something. It no longer works. There's probably a conflict of module names.

petres commented on 2017-01-15 22:58

Same for me! Maybe it should be changed!

dmccombs commented on 2017-01-01 22:18

Like @beef, I also had to comment out the "blacklist rtl8xxxu" line from the blacklists file, otherwise the 8192cu module loaded, but my wireless card showed up as ethernet in "networkctl list" and couldn't be used in wireless tools like network manager. With rtlwifi, rtl8190c_common, and rtl8192cu blacklisted, but rtl8xxxu and 8192cu loaded, things work as expected and I don't have the constant connection drops I have with the standard kernel driver.

runnytu commented on 2016-12-28 19:55

@beef, it's ok to blacklist:
blacklist rtlwifi
blacklist rtl8192c_common
blacklist rtl8192cu
blacklist rtl8xxxu
If you don't blacklist this drivers, you are working with the kernel drivers, not this package drivers.

beef commented on 2016-12-27 22:09

I had to change blacklist-8192cu-dkms.conf from:
blacklist rtlwifi
blacklist rtl8192c_common
blacklist rtl8192cu
blacklist rtl8xxxu

blacklist rtl8192cu

because rtl8xxxu is still needed.
$ lsmod | grep 8192
8192cu 536576 0
usbcore 208896 8 usbhid,usb_storage,ehci_hcd,uhci_hcd,8192cu,uas,rtl8xxxu,ehci_pci

runnytu commented on 2016-12-16 21:02

@ohmysql, updated with github sources, same version, no changes to package after all.

ohmysql commented on 2016-12-06 01:04

I'm no expert: just wondering if it'd be possible to move the patch files from dropbox to github?

runnytu commented on 2016-11-01 14:59

The problem with NM 1.4.2 is for a new functionality added in the new version, after upgrade both packages to 1.4.2, you need to add in etc/NetworkManager/NetworkManager.conf at the end of file this:


restart networkmanager service and works ok.