Rockpi N10 A 4G and USB wifi

$ lsusb
Bus 005 Device 003: ID 0bda:8179 Realtek Semiconductor Corp. RTL8188EUS 802.11n Wirelesss Network Adapter

$ sudo apt install firmware-realtek

$ sudo ifconfig
No wlan working

How to get it work.


I dont think the firmware for this device is in firmware-realtek yet.

Can try it by compiling:

  1. Install build tools like gcc, make.
  2. Install kernel-headers and / or kernel-source for your kernel.
  3. Clone the repository to compile and install: