Quick install of Linux firmware htc_9271.fw for TP-LINK TLWN422G USB Wireless

Download firmware from here or search for newer.
http://wireless.kernel.org/download/htc_fw/1.3/htc_9271.fw

sudo cp htc_9271.fw /lib/firmware/.

Plug in device and do a dmesg to see if firmware is loaded.

Works great on airodump-ng, injection is super.\

lsusb

Bus 001 Device 004: ID 0cf3:1006 Atheros Communications, Inc. TP-Link TL-WN322G v3 / TL-WN422G v2 802.11g [Atheros AR9271]

Don’t waste time trying to compile anything else.

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