rutilt - Configuration tool for rt2x00 wireless network cards

Distribution: Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus)
Repository: Ubuntu Universe i386
Package name: rutilt
Package version: 0.18
Package release: 0ubuntu5
Package architecture: i386
Package type: deb
Installed size: 663 B
Download size: 250.96 KB
Official Mirror:
RutilT is a Gtk+2 utility for Linux that helps you configure your wireless devices. Although primarily written for the rt2x00 project, it supports any Linux wireless extensions compliant kernel module.



    Source package: rutilt

    Install Howto

    1. Update the package index:
      # sudo apt-get update
    2. Install rutilt deb package:
      # sudo apt-get install rutilt


    • /usr/bin/rutilt
    • /usr/bin/rutilt_helper
    • /usr/share/applications/rutilt.desktop
    • /usr/share/apps/rutilt/disconnected_tray.png
    • /usr/share/apps/rutilt/
    • /usr/share/apps/rutilt/high_tray.png
    • /usr/share/apps/rutilt/low_tray.png
    • /usr/share/apps/rutilt/medium_tray.png
    • /usr/share/apps/rutilt/
    • /usr/share/doc/rutilt/AUTHORS
    • /usr/share/doc/rutilt/NEWS.Debian.gz
    • /usr/share/doc/rutilt/README.gz
    • /usr/share/doc/rutilt/changelog.Debian.gz
    • /usr/share/doc/rutilt/copyright
    • /usr/share/icons/hicolor/128x128/apps/rutilt.png
    • /usr/share/icons/hicolor/16x16/apps/rutilt.png
    • /usr/share/icons/hicolor/32x32/apps/rutilt.png
    • /usr/share/icons/hicolor/48x48/apps/rutilt.png
    • /usr/share/icons/hicolor/64x64/apps/rutilt.png
    • /usr/share/man/man1/rutilt.1.gz
    • /usr/share/man/man1/rutilt_helper.1.gz
    • /usr/share/menu/rutilt
    • /usr/share/pixmaps/rutilt.xpm


    2012-10-07 - Michael Bienia <> rutilt (0.18-0ubuntu5) quantal; urgency=low * Add missing "#include <unistd.h>".

    2011-12-02 - Adam Conrad <> rutilt (0.18-0ubuntu4) precise; urgency=low * No-change rebuild to drop spurious libsfgcc1 dependency on armhf.

    2011-09-10 - Colin Watson <> rutilt (0.18-0ubuntu3) oneiric; urgency=low * debian/patches/003_remove_mutable: Remove 'mutable' specifier from reference, which is non-standard-conformant (LP: #832763).

    2011-01-24 - Mahyuddin Susanto <> rutilt (0.18-0ubuntu2) natty; urgency=low * debian/patches/002_fix_ftbfs_binutils-gold: Fix FTBFS binutils-gold by adding X11 library in Makefile. (LP: #706785, Closes: #556332)

    2008-09-07 - Cesare Tirabassi <> rutilt (0.18-0ubuntu1) intrepid; urgency=low * New upstream release - bug fix only: no need for a FFe - update copyright date in debian/copyright - remove all patches, now applied upstream * Change of upstream web site: - update watch file and add get-orig-source target in debian/rules watch file doesn't download correctly but is kept for UEHS checks (Thanks to B. Hutchings for the watch file) - Change upstream location in debian/copyright - Change Homepage in debian/control * No change bump to Standards-Version 3.8.0 * Remove useless call to dh_installdirs in debian/rules * Update package copyright date in debian/copyright * Update packager email in debian/copyright * Add patch 001_fix_kde4_helper: modify helper script so that it works for kde4 too patch based on Armin Berres <> patch see Debian BTS

    2008-05-14 - Cesare Tirabassi <> rutilt (0.16-0ubuntu2) intrepid; urgency=low * Bump debhelper version (see Bug #464228) * Add patch 004_fix_includes from Debian/B. Hutchings: Fix package FTBFS with gcc 4.3 (see Bug #456092) * No change bump to Standards-Version 3.7.3

    2007-12-11 - Cesare Tirabassi <> rutilt (0.16-0ubuntu1) hardy; urgency=low * New upstream release * Add entry in debian/NEWS about this update breaking existing profiles * debian/rules: - add dh_icons call - change optimization level from -O to -O3 - use new --version option instead of patching Makefile_cst - use new --cflags option instead of patching * Remove debian/manpages and debian/rutilt_helper.1 (provided upstream) * Remove all patches, now applied upstream or obsolete * Add patch 001_fix_helper: - fix helper script for users with both kde and gde - add sux for users with no gde or kde * Add patch 002_fix_parse: fix upstream script not including correctly options with multiple parameters * Add patch 003_fix_icon: remove icon extension in accordance with freedesktop Icon Theme Specification * Add debian/menu and debian/rutilt.xpm menu icon * Move homepage from Description to separate header

    2007-11-22 - Cesare Tirabassi <> rutilt (0.15-0ubuntu7) hardy; urgency=low * Revised 018_up_and_down.diff (LP: #164058) : remove the change to configuration code that would bring the interface down before setting ESSID, as this is not necessary and does not work with all drivers (notably the r73 one). Thanks to Debian/Ben Hutchings.

    2007-10-23 - Cesare Tirabassi <> rutilt (0.15-0ubuntu6) hardy; urgency=low * Add following patches from Debian/Ben Hutchings: - 018_up_and_down.diff: improve reliability with "legacy" drivers - 019_fix_ap_address.diff - 020_fix_refresh_rate_crash.diff (LP: #155498) * Refreshed line numbers in patches: 001_fix_desktop.diff 003_fix_ELF_location.diff