Clean install rpi2 osmc latest wlan usb wifi not available

having a PI2
and just installed latest osmc image
as recommended in various post
because usb wlan wifi not available

any hints now?


Error getting VPN connections: Unit connman-vpn.service not found.connmanctl> technologies
Name = Wired
Type = ethernet
Powered = True
Connected = True
Tethering = False
connmanctl> enable wifi
Error wifi: Method “SetProperty” with signature “sv” on interface “net.connman.Technology” doesn’t exist


Bus 001 Device 006: ID 7392:7811 Edimax Technology Co., Ltd EW-7811Un 802.11n Wireless Adapter [Realtek RTL8188CUS]
Bus 001 Device 005: ID 04d9:1133 Holtek Semiconductor, Inc.
Bus 001 Device 004: ID 03f0:0024 HP, Inc KU-0316 Keyboard
Bus 001 Device 003: ID 0424:ec00 Standard Microsystems Corp. SMSC9512/9514 Fast Ethernet Adapter
Bus 001 Device 002: ID 0424:9514 Standard Microsystems Corp. SMC9

[Sun Dec 27 07:28:58 2020] usb 1-1.5: new high-speed USB device number 6 using dwc_otg
[Sun Dec 27 07:28:58 2020] usb 1-1.5: New USB device found, idVendor=7392, idProduct=7811, bcdDevice= 2.00
[Sun Dec 27 07:28:58 2020] usb 1-1.5: New USB device strings: Mfr=1, Product=2, SerialNumber=3
[Sun Dec 27 07:28:58 2020] usb 1-1.5: Product: 802.11n WLAN Adapter
[Sun Dec 27 07:28:58 2020] usb 1-1.5: Manufacturer: Realtek
[Sun Dec 27 07:28:58 2020] usb 1-1.5: SerialNumber: 00e04c000001

on same pi when using debian plain with pixel usb wlan is working without any issues


Doesn’t look like wifi the dongle is currently supported:

Thansk Tom.

ah ok strange,
running an old version was supporting the wlan dongle.

looks like have to wait…

thx for pointing to the threat