wpi card non-functional in 8.0-BETA1

Andrey Fesenko f0andrey at gmail.com
Thu Jul 16 12:30:19 UTC 2009

On Thu, Jul 16, 2009 at 1:00 AM, Rene Ladan <rene at freebsd.org> wrote:

> Hi all,
> it looks like my wpi card (Intel 3945 ABG) stopped working in
> 8.0-BETA1/amd64,
> at least in WPA2 mode. wpa_supplicant now gives ioctl errors (no log for
> now :( ).
> It worked fine in 7.2-RELEASE/amd64. There, the LED would also light up
> (flashing while connecting, solid while connected). But now it always stays
> dark.
> The Bluetooth module (at usbus2) works fine, I can connect it to my
> cellphone.
> I've attached the relevant dmesg parts.
> Any clues?

 My notebook wpi card (Intel 3945 ABG) working in 8.0-BETA2/amd64, and
working in 8.0-BETA1/amd64 ...

> cat /boot/loader.conf

> cat /root/st_wlan
ifconfig wlan0 create wlandev wpi0
wpa_supplicant -BDbsd -iwlan0 -c/etc/wpa_supplicant.conf
sleep 10
dhclient wlan

dmesg part

wpi0: <Intel(R) PRO/Wireless 3945ABG> mem 0xffaff000-0xffafffff irq 18 at
device 0.0 on pci2
wpi0: Driver Revision 20071127
wpi0: Hardware Revision (0x1)

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