Atheros AR9460 and Acer Aspire V17 Nitro on FreeBSD 11 not working

Miguel Clara miguelmclara at
Sun Mar 22 04:56:02 UTC 2015

On March 22, 2015 4:19:23 AM WET, Adrian Chadd <adrian at> wrote:
>Ok, so I'd cycle that rfkill gpio from 1 -> uhm, whatever the max for
>that thing is (16?)
>Each time:
>ifconfig wlan0 down
>sysctl dev.ath.0.rfkill=X
>ifconfig wlan0 up
>ifconfig wlan0 list scan
>See if it sees anything.

It seems to accept only 0 and 1. 

I'll have to play with that tomorrow as its almost 5am here. 
But it seems to show no scan results with either 0 or 1 (when running just scan...  list scan works the first time..  but its not really re-scaning) 


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