1. Manuel Solis

    Solved Trying to install FreeBSD 11 on Laptop Samsung NP300V4A

    Dear FreeBSD Support Team: Last year I upgraded the hardware in this Samsung NP300V4A by adding a 500 GB SSD and 12 GB RAM. So I decided to install FreeBSD 10.3, in that try I had problems installing it from the USB due to display errors at the moment of enter option 1 in the splash screen of...
  2. goshanecr

    Not recognized PCI-E Network card

    Good day! I have PC with 3 network cards. And one of them not recognized by system. uname -a FreeBSD BSD-PRK 11.0-PRERELEASE FreeBSD 11.0-PRERELEASE #0 r305926: Sun Sep 18 15:22:47 NSK 2016 user@BSD-PRK:/usr/obj/usr/src/sys/BSDSERV amd64 pciconf -lv re0@pci0:1:0:0: class=0x020000...
  3. fnoyanisi

    Solved Cannot compile simple kernel module

    Hi there, Using 10.3-RELEASE and trying to compile a simple kernel module. My Makefile is really simple.... ~/code/memstat % cat Makefile # Source files for kernel module SRCS=memstat_kmod.c # Declare Name of the kernel module KMOD=memstat # Include kernel module makefile .include...
  4. C

    Solved Xorg blackscreen with nVidia-driver

    Hello Community, I am new to FreeBSD and have a problem with the nVidia-driver for Xorg. Yesterday I installed FreeBSD-10.3-RELEASE on my laptop (MSI CX61 with NVIDIA GeForce 820M) and build Xorg form the Ports Collection. Then I created the configuration files for the keyboard and for the...

    Issues with Nvidia on a fresh 10.3 install

    I just installed a fresh 10.3 and attempted to install my graphics driver with pkg install nvidia-driver I got this in response: [64/65] Installing linux_base-c6-6.7_1... sysctl: unknown oid 'compat.linux.osrelease' linuxulator is not (kld)loaded, exiting pkg: PRE-INSTALL script failed...
  6. I

    Issue with Nvidia settings

    So I've recently installed FreeBSD. I'm currently running kernel 10.2-RELEASE-p9 with userland 10.2-RELEASE-p13. This is the amd64 version. Anyway, I've recently installed the Nvidia drivers from Nvidia's website due to the ones available from pkg being pretty outdated. The driver works fine...
  7. Kubitz

    eMMC booting (installing to and booting FreeBSD from eMMC)

    Hello everyone, I recently purchased an Acer Aspire One "cloudbook" that has a 64gb Hynix eMMC part as it's internal disk. My goal is to make this a lightweight FreeBSD-only machine for travel and daily mobile computing. When trying an install of 10.1-RELEASE the eMMC device was not found and...
  8. Kalero

    Drivers setup for Intel GMA 950

    Hi! I want to install FreeBSD 10.2 release on a netbook (Sony VPCW12J1E) and I don't know exactly how to set up the proper driver for its graphics card (Intel GMA 950). Should I just install the x11-drivers/xf86-video-intel port/package and then install Xorg or should I also load some kernel...
  9. C

    Testing the new i915 driver

    Please, keep in mind that the new i915 driver is for testing purposes ATM. Use it at your own risk :)
  10. F

    C/C++ Changing and recompiling the FreeBSD Intel i915 driver

    Hello, I would like to recompile the Intel driver and install the compiled result to see if it changes anything. I changed only 1 line in the source code: "dither = 0". So I hope this is all that has to be done to disable dithering under any circumstances. I am NOT a programmer. I have a very...