1. M

    Integrating code with msleep into code with mutexes (AR9271 driver)

    Hello FreeBSD community! As you can see here:, we are developing the AR9271 USB driver. We want to integrate it with an existing ATH driver. Existing ATH driver uses PCI communication, which is fast and doesn't require...
  2. C

    Setting up Bluetooth

    I'm new to FreeBSD, coming from Linux. I have the Qualcomm Atheros AR9565/QCA9565, which provides both WiFi and Bluetooth. WiFi works fine since the installation, so I'm guessing the correct driver & firmware are there. However, when I try to run `$ service bluetooth start`, I get There's no...
  3. D

    Atheros AR9580 and AR9582 pcie from Mikrotik? (ath_hal?)

    Hi, Anyone using similar wifi PCIe cards? Atheros AR9580 and AR9582 Will “ath_hal” or other FreeBSD module work with them? Im thinking of getting R11e-2HPnD and R11e-5HnD from Mikrotik. Thanks
  4. freezr

    Solved Atheros Killer E2400 Does Not Work!

    Hi Folks, I am still uncertain if to be sad or upset, but this has been almost shocking for me and my future plans. During the WE, in my very few spare time available, I tested out the hardware compatibility of my laptop with the latest NomadBSD and GhostBSD, especially with the former which...
  5. S

    Wifi shows up in pciconf, but not configured as wlan0

    After a few days of hacking, I'm very close to finally using FreeBSD. I think I have one (hopefully) final step left, to get wifi working. Currently, my wifi adapter shows up in pciconf, but it doesn't seem to show up as wlan0. Running net-mgmt/wifimgr gives me the error ifconfig: interface...
  6. A

    random wifi craches atheros Ar9285

    need some help: my wifi connection craches randomelly; atheros ar9285 adapter with freebsd12.1 dmesg: ath0: ath_reset: unable to reset hardware; hal status 14 ath0: ath_chan_set: unable to reset channel 1 (2412 MHz, flags 0x480), hal status 14 ath0: ath_chan_set: unable to reset channel 6 (2437...
  7. Phishfry

    Downgraded my Atheros Wireless Access Point

    Well I figured an APU3 was a waste as a FreeBSD Wireless Access Point. So I found an old Checkpoint U5 Firewall I had used as a pfSense Wireless Access Point before learning FreeBSD and hostAP. I am pretty surprised how well it does. It gets 3 bars signal whereas my APU3 with Ubiquity SR71E WAP...
  8. G

    Help with Atheros mini pcie WiFi card - not recognized by FreeBSD 10.3

    Hi guys, I have a pfSense box with FreeBSD 10.3-RELEASE-p19 The problem is my system does not recognize my mini pci-e Atheros Ar5b95 Wifi card. I've tried 4 different atheros cards (all ar5b95) and none of them gets recognized by my system. Any ideas on how to get it working? Please note...
  9. kuroneko

    Solved No internet access after install (I had it while installing)

    So I just installed FreeBSD in Dual Boot with Windows 10 and everything was fine during the install and during the install it downloaded the files it needed I have a wi-fi connection by the way. I looked at wpa_supplicant.conf and everything was right and I look at resolv.conf and here is what I...
  10. jayxkanz666

    Can't connect to anything

    Hey there! So, I'm pretty new to to the FreeBSD forums (signed up today), and I seem to be having a strange issue with internet on FreeBSD. The internet worked fine for about 1 hour a couple of days ago, then suddenly stopped working. My Ethernet controller is a Qualcomm Atheros AR8162 Fast...
  11. Timidouveg

    Can I install Linux version of ath10k on freeBSD ?

    Hello everyone :) I'm a fresh user of FreeBSD from Windows. I installed the version 10.3 on my new computer by livecd which I burnt. I need to install a driver for my network card (Qualcomm Atheros - QCA6174), but this is ath10k and the FreeBSD port is not ready actualy. Can I install...
  12. Z

    Can't set up wifi

    The command "pciconf -lv | grep -B3 network" outputs two things. One being my Ethernet device and the other my Qualcomm Atheros device. Qualcomm Atheros: Device: QCA9377 802.11ac Wireless Network Adapter Class: network ifconfig doesn't seem to detect my wireless device. What can I do to...
  13. Nureo

    How to install and configure Atheros USB WiFi-card?

    Hello. I have a USB WiFi-card. It is Atheros TL-WN722N (TP-LINK). How I do for install the current free (like in freedom) drivers? and, how can I configure them? I want to make WiFi connections.
  14. Kalero

    Atheros AR9565 not working: a lot of "bad series0"

    Hi, I'm trying to get my wireless working in my FreeBSD 10.2 for my work and I don't know exactly what's happening (maybe there's a bug in the ath driver for my card). I'm attaching the results of dmesg | grep -i 'ath'Some help will be appreciated. Many thanks.