drivers

  1. B

    Is installing nvidia drivers with `pkg install nvidia-driver` officially best practice?

    Popular FreeBSD content creator RoboNubbie posted a video walkthrough for installing and configuring FreeBSD in which he details the way in which you should install nvidia drivers ( View: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XjPha2bWvxs ) He advises to use `pkg search nvidia`, and then pick out the...
  2. Sivan!

    not much of a boot delay, but too many entries in dmesg

    drm loads nine different firmware images, there is a struggle setting up the amplifier ? and multiple entries starting with 'pcm' The output of dmesg looks ugly, what might have gone wrong with the settings? My speakers are not connected at the moment, I modified config files while trying...
  3. Y

    Mobility Radeon 5000 status?

    Guys need your help, I'm buying a laptop with GPU based on Mobility Radeon 5000, it says in the table with the driver that it is not supported, but how did I understand this https://forums.freebsd.org/threads/radeon-hd-6320-with-x-org-under-freebsd.72791 /) can be a solution to the problem, I...
  4. N

    building kernel from github using Ubuntu wsl and windows 10

    I have, for the past 3 days, been trying to get wireless access to my internet with FreeBSD. Yesterday, I got a dongle that IS supported by FreebSD via the rtwn drivers. Unfortunately for me, I need to access the drivers here, rtwn_usb. If you notice this has no option for boot time loading, and...
  5. N

    Netgear a6100 wifi usb adapter drivers

    I am trying to use a usb dongle with freebsd on my rpi4. In the manual of the dongle, i see that they have drivers listed but its for windows. https://bsd-hardware.info/?id=usb:0846-9052 This says it is supported but what does that mean exactly.... does that mean i need to load the drivers or...
  6. P

    Is it real: UE5 or Godot4, blender3D, Starcaft 2 and Quake Champions on MSI laptop?

    Hello FreeBSD community. Finally! ) I'm sorry for my English, I have not much practice. First of all, what I have: laptop with RTX2060, i7, nvme, uefi. What I know in linux: debian -> slackware -> arch. We scared by videos on YouTube about FreeBSD. They say there are many really simple...
  7. Farhan Khan

    usbd_transfer_setup() returning USB_ERR_NO_PIPE

    Hi all, I am trying to attach a USB device with the usbd_transfer_setup() during the attach() stage, but am getting a kernel message saying USB_ERR_NO_PIPE. I traced this back in the kernel to sys/dev/usb/usb_transfer.c line 1156. There are a series of check-conditions that ultimately return...
  8. B

    MESA Loader Fails to Open amdgpu, Doesn't Detect /dev/dri/card0

    Specs: Ryzen 3960x, Radeon RX 5700, 13.0-RELEASE-p3 Problem is occuring inside jails. When I try to launch a GUI app (Falkon, Blender, etc), the app launches, but with significant lag for moving objects with mouse, videoplayback, and consuming large CPU resources even at idle...
  9. M

    Solved print/beeprt-label-printer-cups-driver

    I'm receiving a MUNBYN ITPP941 label printer next week, and as it turned out, it's one of the most common label printers available globally under at least three different brand names (Beeprt, Rollo, Munbyn). There is a Linux CUPS driver package available for download...
  10. M

    Solved print/epson-inkjet-printer-escpr2

    So print/epson-inkjet-printer-escpr is available as a port, but not print/epson-inkjet-printer-escpr2, which newer Epson printers require. The current RPM source package from the Epson website: epson-inkjet-printer-escpr2-1.1.32-1lsb3.2.src.rpm Anyone willing and able to port that one, which...
  11. M

    Use of a Linux CUPS driver that contains a binary?

    I am wondering if it is possible to use a Linux printer driver for CUPS that contains a filter program binary in FreeBSD. Specifically this is about the MUNBYN ITPP941 label printer for which the Linux CUPS driver can be downloaded here. That driver consists of a Beeprt.ppd and a...
  12. sidetone

    About Printing on FreeBSD

    Postscript (PS) and PCL (Printer Command Language) are printer languages known as Page Description Languages (PDLs) supported by the majority of printers for interpreting and printing jobs. These two PDLs are alternate models developed by Adobe and HP respectively. ASCII is a printer language...
  13. Snurg

    Cups headaches again.

    I seem unable to get printing via Cups work. What I have done so far: Installed cups after pkg update upgrade. Set up the printer (same settings as on Linux, where it just works). Manufacturer-supplied PPD file is installed in the printer config. I am unable to print, getting the error "cannot...
  14. Incnis Mrsi

    vt/efifb drops video signal – how to restore?

    Hello. My “FreeBSD 12.1-RELEASE r354233” box sometimes shuts down its output VGA signal after I disconnect (physically) a monitor from the cable. Everything else works: keyboard, X server, even virtual console switching succeeds (as indicated with vidcontrol -i active </dev/ttyv1) and may be...
  15. K

    Drivers for nvidia GTX 970 and set up freebsd resolution

    Hi, I am a new FreeBSD user and I just installed FreeBSD on my computer. My PC has 2 graphics processing units, one on the cpu(intel) and a gpu(nvidia). First time I set it up, I had some scaling problems with the display, eg the Intel GPU has a full HD resolution on xfce but the nvidia card...
  16. Nyakov

    QLogic QLE8142-IBMX unstable on FreeBSD and Windows

    Hi. I have stability issues(to point of unusability) with QLogic QLE8142 on FreeBSD. Before trying to open issue on bugtracker I need help to verify sanity of my actions. Perhaps I am missing something? I have two 10G Qlogic converged network cards. QLogic QLE8142-IBMX (42C1802) QLogic...
  17. B

    Issues on Sony PCG-C1VN

    Hello, A bit of introduction: as most FreeBSD beginner users (I suppose), I come from Linux. I want to run FreeBSD on a Sony PCG-C1VN laptop as stated in the thread name, and it is pretty ancient. This is a side project for myself, I want a fun old painful to use portable terminal running...
  18. I

    Is there any DAC compatible with FreeBSD?

    I decided to move from Windows 7 to a BSD or Linux OS on desktop and I'll start a home server probably with FreeBSD. I have a few concerns because I have a few USB devices which has drivers / applications only for Windows. One of them is a Suunto Ambit3 sport watch, the other is a Sabaj D3 DAC...
  19. W

    Solved Help Please - Controller Card Driver Install

    I am going to start off and say that I have very very limited experience with CLi in Linux and I am finding out FreeBSD is different. I have a Highpoint Rocket Raid 3740A card that I need to get installed on my FREEBSD system. Attached is the readme file and I also have a link to the driver...
  20. T

    Solved Obsolete abandonware! drm-legacy-kmod

    I installed graphics/drm-legacy-kmod-g20190213 which results in a bunch of messages when loading thus: Apr 8 23:54:33 tiger kernel: drmn0: ======================================================= Apr 8 23:54:33 tiger kernel: drmn0: This code is obsolete abandonware. Install the...
Top