BWN driver error messages
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Wed Sep 8 14:41:38 UTC 2010
On Wednesday 08 September 2010 10:21:44 Eitan Adler wrote:
> On Tue, Sep 7, 2010 at 10:24 PM, Steven Friedrich <FreeBSD at insightbb.com>
> > On Tuesday 07 September 2010 21:46:43 Eitan Adler wrote:
> >> When I attempt to use the if_bwn driver I get the following messages:
> >> Is my card not supported or am I missing a step or is it something else?
> > You need a package or port of:
> > bwn-firmware-kmod-0.1.0 Broadcom AirForce IEEE 802.11 Firmware Kernel
> > Module
> The closest port I find is
> # locate bwn-|grep ports|wc -l
> When I searched for firmware using make quicksearch key="firmware" I
> found net/bwn-firmware-kmod but it does not exist
> ls -lao /usr/ports/net/bwn-firmware-kmod
> ls: /usr/ports/net/bwn-firmware-kmod: No such file or directory
You should have a directory under /usr/ports/net named bwn-firmware-kmod.
If you don't, then you need to update your ports skeleton.
You should also be able to just use a package, like:
or with portupgrade -N bwn-firmware-kmod
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