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make only reports the errors but they are in fact errors from your compiler (probably gcc): error: incompatible types when assigning to type ‘int’ from type ‘kuid_t’ Basically, your code is buggy or inappropriate for your platform but make functions correctly.
Master mode is used for Access Points or other Wireless broadcast systems. Managed mode is for client cards I guess.
While iwconfig prints the RTS threshold anyway, iw prints it only when the RTS mechanism is enabled. In order to read the value the command is iw phy phy0 info | grep RTS which outputs no lines if RTS is off or something like RTS threshold: <number> if it's enabled.
This took a while to route out but I think what you're asking is as follows. In the output of iwconfig: $ sudo iwconfig wlp3s0 IEEE 802.11bgn ESSID:"none_of_your_business_1" Mode:Managed Frequency:2.437 GHz Access Point: 00:22:3F:03:5C:67 Bit Rate=54 Mb/s Tx-Power=14 dBm Retry long limit:7 RTS thr:off ...
Did you try downloading the drivers from here? http://www.edimax.com/en/support_download.php?pl1_id=1. Also I found this thread titled: "Thread: Driver installation Probrema 7612UAn Edimax EW-v2" which covers the compiling and setting up of what looks to be the same card as yours.
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