if_ndis kernel crashing
smir at delit.net
Tue Jun 29 08:01:15 PDT 2004
Johann Hugo wrote:
> On Sunday 27 June 2004 23:31, Matt Douhan wrote:
>>I am using if_ndis to get wlan support for my broadcom chipset wireless
>>card, since 3 days trying to build a new kernel it panics after if_ndis is
> I've had a similar experience, but with a ndis driver for an atheros wifi
> card. If the kld's (ndis + if_ndis) are loaded from /boot/loader.conf is
> crashes every time I boots up.
> If I do a normal boot (without loader.conf) and then do a kldload ndis +
> if_ndis by hand then it works fine.
> Kernel = 5-20040625-CURRENT
ndis usually needs access to files under /compat/ndis. So, it should be
loaded _after_ root filesystem is mounted. So it should be loaded via
scripts. Something like /etc/ifstart_ndis0.
Just my $0.02,
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