-----Original Message----- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Nathan Kinkade Sent: Wednesday, July 07, 2004 3:02 PM To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Cc: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject: Re: Devices not being built
On Wed, Jul 07, 2004 at 08:12:35PM +0000, [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: > > On Wed, Jul 07, 2004 at 05:44:02AM +0000, [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: > > > Hi > > > > > > I've built a FreeBSD 5.2.1-RELEASE #5 kernel. I have a linksys > > > WMP 11 > wi> reless > > > card. > > > I've configured and built the kernel with the followings devices > > > device wlan # 802.11 support > > > device an # Aironet 4500/4800 802.11 wireless NICs. > > > device awi # BayStack 660 and others > > > device wi # WaveLAN/Intersil/Symbol 802.11 > wireless> NICs. > > > > > > The problem is that no devices are being built in /dev for the > > > above. > Wh> at am I > > > doing wrong? > > > > > > Thanks > > > > > > Mike > > > Sacauskis > > > > 5.2.1 uses devfs by default. A device won't get created in the > > devfs filesystem unless a driver registers it. Do you actually have > > devices physically installed in the machine that are supported by > > each of those drivers? > > > > Nathan > > -- > > PGP Public Key: pgp.mit.edu:11371/pks/lookup?op=get&search=0xD8527E49 > > > > I have a WMP card and I thought that the an driver was supposed to > work for > that. I threw in the others to see if they would show > up. > >Always keep the list copied on replies. > >I didn't see any Linksys wireless cards explicitly listed in the 5.2.1 hardware notes: > >http://www.freebsd.org/releases/5.2.1R/hardware-i386.html#AEN815 > >Some searches on the web are sure to turn up some pages about others trying to get that and similar cards to work with FreeBSD. >Nathan >-- >PGP Public Key: pgp.mit.edu:11371/pks/lookup?op=get&search=0xD8527E49 > >Thanks Thanks I'll check the sites out. I did some net searching and was under the impression some people got the WMP11 going with the an driver. _______________________________________________ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"