Adding RTL8153 support to rue(4) USB to Ethernet driver

Ben Woods woodsb02 at
Wed Jun 3 14:59:49 UTC 2015

Hi everyone,

I am wondering what it would take to add support for RTL8153 to the
rue(4) USB to Fast Ethernet driver for Realtek.

I bought one of these from NEC in Japan (their part number
PC-VP-BK06), as shown here (use Google translate):

Here is the diff when support was added to the Linux kernel:


From: Benjamin Woods
woodsb02 at

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