testing wifi dongle for freebsd support!

Matthias Apitz guru at unixarea.de
Mon Apr 29 13:52:16 UTC 2019


El día Monday, April 29, 2019 a las 09:28:31AM -0400, Kevin P. Neal escribió:

> On Sun, Apr 28, 2019 at 05:17:00PM +0200, Matthias Apitz wrote:
> > 
> > On 28/04/2019 04:57, Mayuresh Kathe wrote:
> > > … intend to visit the vendor's shop, boot one of his demo amd64 systems off a freebsd-12 disk and test …
> > > 
> > 
> > You can relatively easy produce an USB stick with the FreeBSD version
> > you like. The steps are:
> 
> Wouldn't it be easier to just dd the "memstick.img" file from the 12.0
> release to a USB stick?
> 
> That wouldn't pick up any changes made since the release, but it may be
> good enough?

That would be easy as a first step. But, when it comes to make small
changes in src to get a vendorID or deviceID recogniced by the driver ....

	matthias

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