1. S

    No USB on Orange Pi R1 Plus (RK3328)

    I followed felix's instructions on this post and now have a working FreeBSD 13-RELEASE-p3 (arm64) system on my Orange Pi R1 Plus with one of the ethernet ports functioning fine. However, the USB (2.0) ports are not working - neither the built in port, nor the ones on the add-on board that came...
  2. I

    How do I verify a FreeBSD installation ISO image burned (or written) to a USB stick?

    How do I verify a FreeBSD installation ISO image (ie. FreeBSD-13.0-RELEASE-amd64-dvd1.iso) burned --- or written :-) - to a USB stick? The USB stick is created by the following command: dd if=FreeBSD-13.0-RELEASE-amd64-dvd1.iso of=/dev/da0 bs=1m conv=sync I've tried by issuing the following...
  3. S

    Help Needed to wipe a cellphone and/or a tablet with FreeBSD

    Ok so here's the thing.: I'm trying to purify/wipe cellphones and tablets in a safe and secure manner by using any app/program/port made for wiping HDDs and SSDs. Right now, I've tried using BCwipe to wipe the device "ugen0.2" (which is the phone I want to wipe) but it keeps resulting in an I/O...
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    Moving files to/from macOS to FreeBSD using USB flash disk

    I need to use a USB flash disk to move files to/from macOS to FreeBSD. What is the best or recommended common filesystem between the two operating systems? Should I first format the USD disk using macOS Disk Utility? What filesystem (APFS, FAT, exFAT, etc. should I choose)? Or, should I format...
  5. grahamperrin

    Solved forcing off the computer – endlessly waiting for sound application to exit at sleep/suspend time

    It's frequently necessary to force off a computer (HP EliteBook 8570p, sometimes docked) when an attempt to suspend fails, with these messages from kernel: pcm3: unregister: mixer busy pcm3: Waiting for sound application to exit! I subscribe to this bug...
  6. F

    How can I set up FreeBSD to a USB driver?

    I want to set up freeBSD to a 16 gb usb driver. I tried to plug my usb while installisation and got Cam statues: CCN request completed with an error. So how can I avoid these errors and setup FreeBSD to my usb driver?
  7. tknv

    Solved Unable to get USB Wi-Fi adapter ORiNOCO to work on FreeBSD 12.1

    Hi, I'm trying to use Proxim ORiNOCO 802.11n USB. But an interface does not come up on ifconfig My USB Wi-Fi adapter is; # usbconfig -d 1.3 dump_device_desc ugen0.3: <Proxim ORiNOCO 802.11n USB> at usbus0, cfg=0 md=HOST spd=HIGH (480Mbps) pwr=ON (500mA) bLength = 0x0012 bDescriptorType =...
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    Solved Delete

    I managed to solve the issue, please delete this thread
  9. nerozero

    bhyve bhyve, passthru cause mrsas to fail

    Hello, The story: we needed dedicated USB port on windows machine on bhyve so we installed a dedicated USB host controller: uPD720202 USB 3.0 Host Controller detached it and attached ppt driver to it : devctl detach pci0:1:0:0 && devctl set driver pci0:1:0:0 ppt ~~~ vm config win7 ~~~ ------...
  10. O

    Baikal BE-M1000 ARM64 Cortex-A57 USB not working

    I have аn ITX mainboard with BE-M1000 SoC. This is an eight-core ARM Cortex-A57 processor. I tried to install the FreeBSD on this mainboard. I used the FreeBSD-12.2-RELEASE-arm64-aarch64-memstick.img. An attempt to install from USB flash drive was unsuccessful. The system does not find the boot...
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    devel/urjtag broken / not working?

    Recently, I installed the urjtag package on my FreeBSD 11.4 machine tingo@kg-core2$ uname -a FreeBSD 11.4-RELEASE-p3 FreeBSD 11.4-RELEASE-p3 #0: Tue Sep 1 08:22:33 UTC 2020 amd64 urjtag root@kg-core2# pkg...
  12. M

    qemu Speed mismatch when passing USB device to FreeBSD running inside qemu

    I want to pass HD Webcam USB device to the FreeBSD running in qemu. I use following command to start the emulated system: qemu-system-x86_64 -m 2048 \ -hda FreeBSD-12.1-RELEASE-amd64.qcow2 -enable-kvm \ -netdev user,id=mynet0,hostfwd=tcp: \ -device...
  13. M

    can't boot HP xw9400

    On my HP xw9400, when I boot from a stick with FreeBSD-12.1-RELEASE-amd64, I get a list as follows BIOS drive C: is disk0 through BIOS drive H: is disk5 | Then it hangs at the vertical bar. Why might this be?
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    Solved can USB devices be directly assigned to a jail?

    Is it possible to directly access a USB device in a jail? I came across this article: It seems possible to do so from that article. If it is possible, would it make sense to create a Linux jail that has raw access to a...
  15. christhegeek

    ZFS I have one question about the dd command ....

    Lets say i dd my whole main nvme disk (where i have installed freebsd) to my 120gbytes usb flash drive Is it gonna be able to boot ? Also if i then dd my usb flash drive to my laptops 250gbytes ssd disk am i gonna have a working system ? what about the free space am i gonna be able to add...
  16. samTopaz

    Android Tablet as Second Monitor

    Hello, I've recently gotten an android tablet and I would like to use it as a second monitor for my laptop (over USB.) I have made some progress towards this goal. However I have encountered two issues. I have been following this guide...
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    ZFS How do I make sure usb external disks added without raid to zpool are properly seen by the system?

    Last time I tried this, I had trouble where the box would not boot. I think the device id of the usb external disks changes on reboot. I wonder if this is solved by plugging all the external drives in and rebooting before I add anything. Should there be a way that ZFS just knows which drive is...
  18. M

    Backing up my files

    Hi Folks, I have a raspberry pi running FreeBSD that is booted off of a USB I need to backup the current FreeBSD operating system and all of its files and contents to a second USB that I am plugging into the raspberry pi. Currently, I am looking through the manual and seeing the cp command...
  19. F

    Solved Connecting with Android through USB

    Is there an easier way to find connected devices in the /dev/ dir than plugging in and taking out and comparing? I want to setup a file server and I have most of the content on my android and apple phones, so I would like to transfer the content via USB. Are there more practical ways to do this?
  20. gpw928

    A $350 “anti-5G” device

    Ars Technica has the lowdown on a company that sells the 5GBioShield: Spoiler: save $350 and use an aluminium foil hat...