1. R

    Is it possible to download prebuilt kernel module files?

    For some reason, my 13.2 install doesn't include the i915 module. Is there an official location where all kernel modules are stored? I actually looked at the 13.2 release ISO and didn't see it in there either.
  2. imnotaduck

    FreeBSD 14 and MacMini Late 2012 Hardware Support

    Hello everyone, It's been some years that I haven't posted here, although I'm here quite often reading the contents of this forum in a week basis to help solving my issues. Today, I'm not going to post any question but then, some info about the hardware support of the MacMini Late 2012. You...
  3. M

    DVI Output Not Detected With i915kms Under FreeBSD 13.2-RELEASE

    Hi, all I have a very odd issue under FreeBSD, where my dock's DVI output is not detected, however VGA works great and S-Video is detected fine. The DVI works perfectly fine under Linux -- at least from what I saw, I used it mostly for testing. Though, it would only display under X, and it...
  4. jambock.84

    Solved Intel UHD Graphics 630 on FreeBSD 14.0-RELEASE

    DISCLAIMER: Introduction My starting point is: Installing FreeBSD 14.0-RELEASE on Dell Vostro (GPT+ZFS on SSD). Next I set to get X11 running on it as well so I perform the usual pkg install xorg and add user to the video group. But before launching X for the very first time it's probably...
  5. Mitchell Bridges

    I can't run intel 13th gen N100 cpu with Graphics

    Upon trying to get this running, I couldn't get graphics with drm-515-kmod or the gpu-firmware-alderlake-kmod module. I need some help, All advice is greatly appreciated thank you.
  6. F

    Solved Screen Tearing on KDE X11 with Intel Iris Xe Graphics (TigerLake-LP GT2)

    Hello, I previously used Linux and switched to FreeBSD yesterday. I installed KDE Plasma, Intel display and graphics drivers and configured Xorg to stop the screen tearing but none really worked. Wayland is broken for me so it's not really an alternative. I tried running Xorg -configure and...
  7. Q

    Is accelerated graphics possible with i915kms on FreeBSD 13 and 14 [32-bit]?

    I just installed FreeBSD 14.0-RELEASE i386 some days ago on a ThinkPad x201i with i3 (M 330) cpu [integrated graphics]. I did the following as Handbook suggested: - doas pkg install xorg drm-kmod - added kld_list="i915kms" on /etc/rc.conf (also tried absolute path) - ran startx from tty as...
  8. freebsd_user

    Solved [Wayland] Unable to open lockfile...

    It's probably silly but I couldn't figure out what to do. I am still pretty new to this. When I am trying start Wayfire, I am getting, II 20-10-23 18:04:31.425 - [Wayland] unable to open lockfile /var/run/user/1001/wayland-xx.lock check permissions
  9. mro

    GPU accel flips on and off between reboots

    either native $ glxinfo -B name of display: :0 display: :0 screen: 0 direct rendering: Yes Extended renderer info (GLX_MESA_query_renderer): Vendor: Intel (0x8086) Device: Mesa Intel(R) HD Graphics 5500 (BDW GT2) (0x1616) Version: 22.3.7 Accelerated: yes Video memory...
  10. mro

    Solved Video decoding on ThinkPad x250 (Intel HD Graphics 5500) CPU ~50%

    is that a normal CPU load for e.g. watching on ungoogled-chromium? vlc uses even 150%, what to diagnose/tweak here? is there specific setup documentation? I found pkg install libva-intel-media-driver - should I activate that? How...
  11. I

    Using iwlwifi during install

    I'm trying to install FreeBSD 13.2. My laptop has an Intel 8260 Wireless-AC adapter. The live install media uses the "iwm" driver by default which does not work with this network adapter (no networks found). The "iwlwifi" driver works fine without issue when I set it up post install. How do I...
  12. CyberCr33p

    Intel/AMD Downfall/Inception Vulnerabilities

    There are security vulnerabilities in Intel and AMD processors. More information can be found at It appears that changes are required both in the operating system code and microcode/bios updates. If I remember correctly, when Spectre and...
  13. J

    Downfall: Another Intel CPU Hardware Vulnerability

    Seems like we got blessed with another CPU vulnerability, this time on Intel's side: Better update your microcodes!
  14. sukamu

    Solved Bad video performance in FreeBSD 13.2 with Intel graphics and X11

    Hello, I am having bad performance in my laptop's FreeBSD installation, after installing `drm-kmod`, xorg works but it's lagged, like it has high CPU usage (the CPU usage is normal) and the RAM usage is also normal. Here's my Xorg.0.log and my the only...
  15. W

    x server failed to start after upgrading

    I was using 13.2-RELEASE and after I upgrade to 13.2-RELEASE-p1 last week I cannot open my x server the Xorg.0.log [ 49.405] X.Org X Server X Protocol Version 11, Revision 0 [ 49.405] Current Operating System: FreeBSD Winson 13.2-RELEASE-p1 FreeBSD 13.2-RELEASE-p1 GENERIC amd64...
  16. B

    New Intel Simplified Architecture

    Just in case no one has heard yet: I'm curious as to how this could impact FreeBSD. Perhaps it's not a question that will really come up until Intel produces a real product...
  17. W

    Solved Thinkpad x1 carbon gen9 failed to start x server using intel driver

    Hi guys, I'm new to the BSD system. But I have experience with arch and dabien-based Linux before. I was trying to get DWM running on my x1 carbon gen 9 (i5 version) machine. I've tried both 13.1 release 13.2 release and 13.2 stable. And by following the official document on graphic settings. I...
  18. S

    Can't start X anymore: Caught signal 6 (Abort trap). Server aborting

    Hi there, I'm hoping someone can help me. X won't start on my netbook any more for some reason. I suspect it may have happened after I updated the packages a week or so ago as I an't think of any other change I made that could have caused this. Fatal server error: [ 52.530] (EE) Caught signal...
  19. elgrande

    Solved Patching igc driver to support Killer E3100G

    Hi, I am trying to make the igc driver (/usr/src/sys/dev/igc) to also support Killer Ethernet E3100G (which is an Intel I225-V chip which is supported by the driver). This is the status: 1. The device seems to be detected with wrong vendor and device name. dmesg says: none6@pci0:108:0:0...
  20. charlie137

    Asus UX461 - No sound

    Can't get the sound working on this Asus machine (hdac/realtek alc294) - dsp devices are busy but nothing is active in fstat user/root output (besides sndio sometimes). osstest (with virtual_oss): Sound subsystem and version: FreeBSD native OSS ABI 1301000 (0x00040000) Platform: FreeBSD/amd64...