model: Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd. RTL8723BE PCIe Wireless Network Adapter(model id: 1725)
possible other names of the device:
Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd.
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year of commercialization:
Trisquel 7.0 Belenos
tested with the following kernel libre:
does it work with free software?
free driver used:
Worked on Parabola/Linux-libre, module was loaded without the firmware blob and it just worked. In the module source the path to firmware binary can be dummy. It only takes a bit longer to connect/search. Needs adaptation in source.
Previous description about Trisquel:
Non-free firmware is required.
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