verybox MSI MS-9852, Slackware 12.2, WiFi Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd. Unknown device 8171 (rev 10)
from lspci you got Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd. Unknown device 8171 (rev 10)
i opened the box, and and its written RTL8191SE
so the proper driver is this one:
you may get it from here:
after the download, just untar, make, make install
it worked for 22.214.171.124 kernel as well.