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After executing...

sudo modprobe rt3572sta

I get...

Invalid module format

What does it mean? I'm trying to get Wusb600n v2 working on Lucid Lynx.

Does it mean that kernel versions aren't compatible?

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What do uname -a and file /path/to/rt3572sta.ko show? Where did you get the rt3572sta module from? –  Gilles Jul 17 '11 at 16:48
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It means that the file you are trying to load is not a valid kernel module. Either it never was, or it has been corrupted, or possibly it is for an architecture other than the one you have ( 32 vs 64 bit ).

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