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    Solved use a virtual network interface on a host?

    Is there a way to use a virtual network interface on a physical FreeBSD host? TL;DR - yes - use epair interfaces. Background: I have this new and quite cheap laptop (Lenovo ideapad 530S-14ARR). It was on outlet sale, therefore cheap. It doesn't have a wired ethernet interface, and the wireless...
  2. J

    failed to start dhclient - wifi

    Good morning gang, I have been hanging around her for a while now, I thought I could solve some issues by me onsy but no luck. I am getting the following message and no wireless service: # service netif restart Destroyed wlan(4) interfaces: wlan0. Created wlan(4) interfaces: wlan0. Starting...
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    Intel driver for H87 WLAN

    Hi forum I'm new to FreeBSD and having version 11.3 on GA-H87N-Wifi motherboard. Most things working as intended, except the WLAN. Does anybody know whether there's an Intel (?) driver that can solve this problem ? TIA's for any tips or clues.
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    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...
  5. M

    Managing networks on a laptop

    I'm currently on Arch Linux and I'm interested in trying with FreeBSD with KDE Plasma (and likely bspwm as an alternative session) on my laptop again after quite some time, and I'm wondering what the way to go there is for managing networks, so easily connecting to and switching between public...
  6. Lars Skogstad

    Is it supported? Realtek RTL8822BE - Wi-Fi 2x2 802.11ac + BT4.1, M.2 card

    Anyone knows if this is supported? Running a Lenovo T470 with Intel atm, but seems to be a bit slow. Noticed that they have whitelisted the Realtek card below, not sure if it would work better or not at all with FreeBSD. Realtek RTL8822BE - Wi-Fi 2x2 802.11ac + BT4.1, M.2 card Could it work...
  7. Lars Skogstad

    Suggestions for a recommended wlan card/usb-adapter on a Thinkpad T470 laptop.

    I have been searching a lot for a recommended wi-fi card, usb or internal works either way. Ive got the default wifi card which uses the iwm(4) but I know that it doesn't support higher speeds. I see people recommending the Atheros cards but which one? Is it recommended buying a USB-adapter...
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    IRQPOLL Like Configuration for WLAN Card

    Two years ago i bought a WLAN card model Bcm94352z with the BCM4352 Broadcom chipset to use it on macOS (Hackintosh). It turns out that the card worked properly on macOS but didnt work on Ubuntu nor on any Linux distro. 2 years later i managed to get it work on Linux by adding the "irqpoll" or...
  9. Maelstorm

    Wireless Adapter

    Well, I had a wireless adapter laying around, so I put it in the machine. The kernel sees it as a rlphy0 but that's the only place that I can find it. Here's the relevant dmesg. rlphy0: <RTL8201L 10/100 media interface> PHY 9 on miibus0 rlphy0: 10baseT, 10baseT-FDX, 100baseTX, 100baseTX-FDX...
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    raspberry pi 2 wi-fi interface missing even module should be in the kernel

    Hello, I just hot my new raspberry pi 2. I see a big fat Broadcom chip on it that says "BCM2836" and I'm sure that this one should be the wireless card. I'm using a standard image for RPI2 with nothing custom on it. I have downloaded the source and on the default conf file I see that it's...
  11. vermaden

    Scripted Network Management with network.sh

    Hi, As some of You know there is net-mgmt/networkmgr which allows convenient/graphical Wireless and LAN connections switch. What I miss in it is the WWAN connection management, DNS management, optional MAC generation and network shares unmount at disconnect. With my solution you still need to...
  12. Rastko

    Unstable wireless link state

    my dmesg output has a lot of wlan0: link state changed to UP wlan0: link state changed to DOWN wlan0: link state changed to UP wlan0: link state changed to DOWN wlan0: link state changed to UP However, the network appears to be working ok. I once ditched Solaris 11, believing it was...
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    Problem with wpa_supplicant (wlan0 no carrier)

    Hello, I've got a little problem with my WLAN-Configuration. The WLAN-Card of my laptop is not supported by FreeBSD, so I bought an USB adapter with a Realtek RTL 8192CU chip. Then I put the lines if_urtwn_load="YES" legal.realtek.license_ack=1 into my /boot/loader.conf like described in...
  14. fnoyanisi

    Solved Wifi API

    Hi there, I am looking for a C API that would let me interact with my wireless NIC (such as listing available SSIDs etc...)? Well, a bit of googling revealed there is no API high level APIs in FreeBSD. I had a quick look at some of the code in /usr/src/sys/net80211, but I really would...
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