On Wed, Sep 8, 2010 at 10:44 AM, Steven Friedrich <free...@insightbb.com> wrote: > On Wednesday 08 September 2010 10:21:44 Eitan Adler wrote: >> On Tue, Sep 7, 2010 at 10:24 PM, Steven Friedrich <free...@insightbb.com> > wrote: >> > On Tuesday 07 September 2010 21:46:43 Eitan Adler wrote: >> >> When I attempt to use the if_bwn driver I get the following messages: >> >> >> >> Is my card not supported or am I missing a step or is it something else? >> >> ... >> >> > You need a package or port of: >> > bwn-firmware-kmod-0.1.0 Broadcom AirForce IEEE 802.11 Firmware Kernel >> > Module >> >> The closest port I find is >> >> net/bwi-firmware-kmod >> >> >> # locate bwn-|grep ports|wc -l >> 0 >> >> When I searched for firmware using make quicksearch key="firmware" I >> found net/bwn-firmware-kmod but it does not exist >> >> ls -lao /usr/ports/net/bwn-firmware-kmod >> ls: /usr/ports/net/bwn-firmware-kmod: No such file or directory > > I'm sorry, I read your post too quickly and missed where you clearly stated > the problem. > > You said: >> ls: /usr/ports/net/bwn-firmware-kmod: No such file or directory > This indicates that you need to update your ports tree. Do you know how? >
[r...@alphabeta ~ ]# !portsn [r...@alphabeta ~ ]# portsnap fetch update Looking up portsnap.FreeBSD.org mirrors... 5 mirrors found. Fetching snapshot tag from portsnap5.FreeBSD.org... done. Latest snapshot on server matches what we already have. No updates needed. Removing old files and directories... done. Extracting new files: Building new INDEX files... done. [r...@alphabeta ~ ]# grep "REFUSE" /etc/portsnap.conf # can cause problems due to missing dependencies. If you have REFUSE REFUSE arabic chinese french german hungarian japanese REFUSE korean polish portuguese russian ukrainian vietnamese -- Eitan Adler _______________________________________________ firstname.lastname@example.org mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "freebsd-questions-unsubscr...@freebsd.org"