kern/160652: siba_bwn in GENERIC

Adrian Chadd adrian at
Sun Sep 11 12:50:13 UTC 2011

The following reply was made to PR kern/160652; it has been noted by GNATS.

From: Adrian Chadd <adrian at>
To: bug-followup at, cvs-src at
Subject: Re: kern/160652: siba_bwn in GENERIC
Date: Sun, 11 Sep 2011 20:12:56 +0800

 How's this as an example (for sys/i386/conf/GENERIC):
 --- GENERIC     (revision 224905)
 +++ GENERIC     (working copy)
 @@ -276,6 +276,11 @@
  device         ath_rate_sample # SampleRate tx rate control for ath
  #device                bwi             # Broadcom BCM430x/BCM431x
 wireless NICs.
  #device                bwn             # Broadcom BCM43xx wireless NICs.
 +#device                siba_bwn        # SIBA bus glue for the bwn(4) NIC.
 +                               # Please read bwn(4) before enabling this
 +                               # as it requires the siba_bwn and wlan_amrr
 +                               # kernel modules to be installed, as well as
 +                               # the net/bwn-firmware-kmod port.
  device         ipw             # Intel 2100 wireless NICs.
  device         iwi             # Intel 2200BG/2225BG/2915ABG wireless NICs.
  device         iwn             # Intel 4965/1000/5000/6000 wireless NICs.
 I'll have to commit something similar for other kernel config files.

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