FreeBSD-STABLE/amd64 DWL-650 ath & ath_hal compile error

Brooks Davis brooks at
Thu Jan 20 01:08:37 PST 2005

On Thu, Jan 20, 2005 at 02:46:58AM -0600, Nick Lozinsky wrote:
> Greetings,
> I have included:
>  device ath
>  device ath_hal
> to my kernel, and when attempting to `make', it fails with:
> linking kernel
> ah_osdep.o(.text+0x157): In function `ath_hal_modevent':
> : undefined reference to `ath_hal_version'
> ah_osdep.o(.data+0x1b8): undefined reference to `ath_hal_version'
> *** Error code 1
> I've googled for over a week, with no solution. According to `man ath'
> and `man ath_hal', this is the proper procedure to create the `ath'
> device. My reason for doing this, is to get the Dlink DWL-650 RevP
> PCCard to function on my Gateway 7405GX AMD64; It also has a built in
> Broadcom 802.11g WiFi NIC, and I have attempted to use the NDIS
> wrapper, but without any luck, meaning, erroring out at loading the
> proper modules (i.e. `if_ndis.ko', etc.)

What version of FreeBSD are you using?  I don't think there's a hal
binary for amd64 in 5.x.

-- Brooks

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