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i've downloaded latest kali linux (amd64) and installed it on vmware workstation 10.
after installation i upgraded kali's kernel headers to the latest version.(now i have v3.16)

apt-get update && apt-get install build-essential linux-headers-$(uname -r)

now i want to install my Alfa-AWUS036H wireless usb device to kali.
my device chipset is : rt3070. -> ralink (mediatek) company

i went to this site for download latest ver of this chip : http://www.mediatek.com/en/downloads/rt8070-rt3070-rt3370-rt3572-rt5370-rt5372-rt5572-usb-usb/

when you check extracted files of downloded driver you see many conditions for kernel 2.4 or 2.6 versions (mean it's an old driver and i think should change some codes in that project).

please help me step by step to install my wireless usb device on kali.

i also found this thread with no help :
https://askubuntu.com/questions/148767/help-do-i-install-the-ralink-rt3070-wireless-driver
when should i run this command (and why rt5370sta instead of rt3070):

modprobe rt5370sta

EDIT 1 :
What did i do?
1-

apt-get update && apt-get install build-essential linux-headers-$(uname -r)

2- go to this path /os/linux/config.mk and change these lines:

HAS_WPA_SUPPLICANT=y
HAS_NATIVE_WPA_SUPPLICANT_SUPPORT=y

3- go to this file /os/linux/rt_linux.c and change these :

/* pOSFSInfo->fsuid = current_fsuid(); */
/* pOSFSInfo->fsgid = current_fsgid(); */

pOSFSInfo->fsuid = *(int *) & current_fsuid();
pOSFSInfo->fsgid = *(int *) & current_fsgid();

i did these changes because of some errors during make command. did i do that right?

4- make

and it's result : http://textuploader.com/o49y

5- make install

and it's result : http://textuploader.com/o49b

EDIT 2 :
My Problems :

1-after update kali's kernel headers and connect usb device to kali i have ERROR for 802.11g WLAN usb wireless driver and nothing happens.

2- after these commands

make && make install

a file is copied to /etc/Wireless/RT2870STA/RT2870STA.dat
why RT2870 instead of RT3070?
also i had many warnings about unsigned variable and some errors during installation(before step 3) and because of those warnings and errors i did step 3 and after reboot and connect usb device to kali i still have ERROR for 802.11g WLAN usb wireless driver and nothing happens.

which parts of driver's project should i change and how can i load driver?
should i load driver manually or after connect it loads auto?
should i use X86 OS and change my OS?

thanks in advane

  • holly jesus christ. i find the solution. that was my usb driver... :) – SilverLight Oct 19 '14 at 6:40
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your AWUS036H shouldnt be a ralink RT2870/RT3070 chipset. you got a cheap knock off the real AWUS036H uses the Realtek RTL8187 chipset

  • damn those people, yes it's a fake one... – SilverLight Nov 5 '14 at 21:23

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