1. T

    Solved CPU fan speed running at full speed despite system being 100% idle

    On a FreeBSD 12.1 install (powerd enabled and running), the CPU fan speed is at 100% even though top is indicating the system is 100% idle. If I do sysctl -a | grep cpu, I see the CPU frequency is the lowest (800MHz). As for the cx_usage, I see 100% 0% 0% on both cores. The CPU heat sink...
  2. Minbari

    Reports: Intel chips have new security flaws

    Reports: Intel chips have new security flaws
  3. D

    Intel Wireless 3160 poor performance speed

    Hi all, I have setup a fresh installation of GhostBSD 20.04.1 in a Toshiba Satellite L50-C. (Try first FreeBSD 12.1 but graphic card works better on GhostBSD ;) ) When the laptop was working on Linux Mint 19.3, it had an average speed (using wlan0) of 50-60 Mbit/s download and 20-30 Mbit/s...
  4. Leo L.

    Solved Intel NUC10 : Hardware support ?

    Hello, I'm planning to get an Intel NUC10i5FNK ( But I was worried about this new hardware (especially CPU / GPU) supported by FreeBSD 12.1-RELEASE ? CPU : Intel® Core™ i5-10210U Processor. Intel® UHD...
  5. T

    Intel WLAN AC9462 on 13.0-CURRENT

    Good morning fellow BSD-lovers. As the topic suggests, iam trying to get the Intel Wireless AC9462 running on my freshly installed 13.0-CURRENT. Iam using the iwm driver with the newly added support for AC 946X. Unfortunately, the driver doesn't detect the PCI device. According to the...
  6. rockzombie2

    Failed to load module "intel"

    I'm having trouble getting my dual monitor setup to work. I have my first monitor "Screen0" plugged into my motherboard (intel, at least I think so). I have my second monitor plugged into my nvidia graphics card, "Screen1". I can get the Screen0 to work if I have my driver set to "modesetting"...
  7. myshkin

    Solved Unsolvable tearing on both nvidia and intel gpu.

    Good day, I first tried with a nvidia gtx 1050 and the standard nvidia-driver package. But I had a lot of tearing so I wanted to adjust the settings via nvidia-settings. The problem with the standard driver is that nvidia-settings do not open. So then I tried to configure the driver via a...
  8. tommiie

    Extremely slow XFCE

    Hey all, I'm currently running FreeBSD 12.0-RELEASE-p12 with XFCE and it is slow: top reports Xorg using 90+% of CPU resources on idle state. 67062 tom 1 101 0 320M 243M CPU1 1 40.0H 93.12% Xorg Can someone help me troubleshoot? It is a DELL Latitude E7470 on which I...
  9. A

    Experiences with Intel NUCs?

    My own experience in FreeBSD is limited to servers for the most part. However, I have a few Intel NUCs and similar systems (Gigabyte Brix, Zotac Zbox) around and was wondering what people's experience with FreeBSD was on those systems, as either servers or desktops. I guess ethernet and audio...

    intel network card - full restart of interface?

    Hi, I have still a problem like in this bug. I tried # service netif restart igb0 && service routing restart and # ifconfig igb0 down # ifconfig igb0 up without success. I'm looking for a workaround except restart the system.
  11. GregTheHun

    FreeBSD 12, Intel i5 Graphics not working

    Hello all, I have just recently upgraded from 11.2 to 12.0 and my graphics settings are now borked. Previously I had the terminal resolution set to 1280x720 with this code in /boot/loader.conf It was using this: i915kms_load="YES" kern.vt.fb.default_mode="1280x720" if I load it in manually...
  12. rigoletto@

    Three more data-leaking security holes found in Intel chips.

    Three more data-leaking security holes found in Intel chips as designers swap security for speed Apps, kernels, virtual machines, SGX, SMM at risk from attack
  13. D

    Remote code execution on almost all Intel processors: this is again the Management Engine fault

    Persecuted by further discoveries of gaps in the mechanism of speculative instruction execution, Intel discovered that its chips are vulnerable to attack on the other hand - the infamous Management Engine remote management subsystem. This computer-in-computer, which can have complete control...
  14. T

    Solved iwm driver - supposed to work with 5 GHz?

    Is the iwm driver supposed to work with wlans on 5 GHz now? Yesterday I updated a laptop to the latest FreeBSD 11.1-stable tingo@kg-z30b$ uname -a FreeBSD 11.1-STABLE FreeBSD 11.1-STABLE #1 r329829: Thu Feb 22 21:28:43 CET 2018
  15. T

    Solved mid-2011 Macmini 5,2 - Hybrid Radeon, Intel mess

    FreeBSD 11.1-STABLE #5 r329296: Thu Feb 15 15:09:36 AEDT 2018 root@ghost:/usr/obj/usr/src/sys/MACMINI amd64 pciconf -lv | grep -A 4 vga vgapci1@pci0:0:2:0: class=0x038000 card=0x00f0106b chip=0x01268086 rev=0x09 hdr=0x00 vendor = 'Intel Corporation' device = '2nd...
  16. M

    ZFS and VMs

    So I was reading one of the many articles on the spectre bug and performance decreases, and I was drawn to this article that was linked to by theregister. So this is complete malarky way of measuring this right. I know that raid controllers mess up zfs cause it can't use info from the disks...
  17. S

    Solved Any idea why my minimal xorg do not work?

    pkg install xorg-minimal xf86-video-intel openbox % cat .xinitrc exec openbox-session % cat /etc/X11/xorg.conf Section "ServerLayout" Identifier " Configured" Screen 0 "Screen0" 0 0 InputDevice "Mouse0" "CorePointer" InputDevice "Keyboard0" "CoreKeyboard"...
  18. rigoletto@

    Intel bug incoming.

    Intel Bug Incoming. EDIT: It seems sh!t will get pretty serious: Intel's CEO Just Sold a Lot of Stock UPDATE: 'Kernel memory leaking' Intel processor design flaw forces Linux, Windows redesign
  19. T

    Incredibly slow 5 GHz wifi performance

    I have a Lenovo ThinkPad X230 with the Centrino Advanced-N 6205 card. I've got FreeBSD 12.0-CURRENT installed and I can successfully connect to my home WiFi on the 5 GHz band. However, I'm noticing that there is a significant performance hit to my Internet speeds. When I had a Linux distro...
  20. S

    Solved Intel 8265 / 8275 driver

    Hail daemons of the internetz, I have just gotten a new Lenovo X270 and decided to try out FreeBSD on it; I come from the GNU/Linux world and had installed FreeBSD on my home music server and found it a great experience. Therefore I decided to install on my new laptop as well. This was...