Re: CFT: ndis(4) testers needed! - on 11.0-RELESE

2017-01-03 Thread Yoshihiro Ota
Hi Gleb, Are you still accepting a bug report on this? I have a laptop that I need to use NDIS driver. This change impacted and causes kernel panic. I haven't used this laptop for a quite while and didn't realize it had stopped working. When I setup a wlan0 device with NDIS in wepmode, "ifconfig

Re: CFT: ndis(4) testers needed!

2015-08-14 Thread Thomas Mueller
If you haven't ever successfully run ndis before on this hardware, then testing the patch is quite useless :( Since we don't have a working reference point. Sorry for waisting your time. Totus tuus, Glebius. I remember trying ndis from a USB-stick installation of FreeBSD 9.2-STABLE, but

Re: CFT: ndis(4) testers needed!

2015-08-14 Thread John Baldwin
On Thursday, August 13, 2015 08:21:44 AM Thomas Mueller wrote: T Thinking I might have used the wrong syntax with ifconfig, I tried again with rsu0 instead of ndis0 or other failed attempts, and was successful connecting to Internet. AFAIU, if you got rsu(4) driver in your kernel it

Re: CFT: ndis(4) testers needed!

2015-08-14 Thread Thomas Mueller
set hint.rsu.0.disabled=1 This isn't sufficient. This leaves the device named rsu0 but disables it without letting other drivers attach to it. You need to remove the rsu driver entirely or use devctl to force the driver to ndis. John Baldwin I can try on the slight chance that using

Re: CFT: ndis(4) testers needed!

2015-08-13 Thread Thomas Mueller
T Thinking I might have used the wrong syntax with ifconfig, I tried again with rsu0 instead of ndis0 or other failed attempts, and was successful connecting to Internet. AFAIU, if you got rsu(4) driver in your kernel it will attach to the hardware, and the ndis(4) driver won't be able to.

Re: CFT: ndis(4) testers needed!

2015-08-13 Thread Gleb Smirnoff
Thomas, On Thu, Aug 13, 2015 at 08:21:44AM +, Thomas Mueller wrote: T T Thinking I might have used the wrong syntax with ifconfig, I tried again with rsu0 instead of ndis0 or other failed attempts, and was successful connecting to Internet. T T AFAIU, if you got rsu(4) driver in your

Re: CFT: ndis(4) testers needed!

2015-08-13 Thread Gleb Smirnoff
Thomas, On Wed, Aug 12, 2015 at 08:16:12PM -0700, Thomas Mueller wrote: T GENERIB differs from GENERIC by eliminating some old devices like SCSI cards and ISA EThernet cards, but I add some wi-fi drivers like urtw, urtwn and rsu. T T Using the main custom kernel, I was able to build an ndis

Re: CFT: ndis(4) testers needed!

2015-08-13 Thread Thomas Mueller
If you haven't ever successfully run ndis before on this hardware, then testing the patch is quite useless :( Since we don't have a working reference point. Sorry for waisting your time. Totus tuus, Glebius. I remember trying ndis from a USB-stick installation of FreeBSD 9.2-STABLE, but

Re: CFT: ndis(4) testers needed!

2015-08-12 Thread Thomas Mueller
UPDATE: I was successful with buildworld and kernel with the patch, both the custom kernel with ndis and the GENERIB kernel without ndis. GENERIB differs from GENERIC by eliminating some old devices like SCSI cards and ISA EThernet cards, but I add some wi-fi drivers like urtw, urtwn and rsu.

Re: CFT: ndis(4) testers needed!

2015-08-12 Thread Olivier Cochard-Labbé
On Wed, Aug 12, 2015 at 4:15 AM, Thomas Mueller mueller6...@bellsouth.net wrote: I don't think anybody makes 128 MB USB sticks any more, smallest in current production may be 4 GB or 8 GB. For the price, no use buying anything under 8 GB or perhaps 16 GB. ​The purpose of this image is just

Re: CFT: ndis(4) testers needed!

2015-08-11 Thread Thomas Mueller
I did the update a little before your last message. svn revert by itself doesn't work, I get an error message, then run svn help revert and that gets me on the right track. I did the update and patch from NetBSD, which I believe works the same as it would from FreeBSD, subsequently booted

Re: CFT: ndis(4) testers needed!

2015-08-11 Thread Gleb Smirnoff
On Tue, Aug 11, 2015 at 09:20:08PM +, Thomas Mueller wrote: T /usr/src/sys/modules/iwm/../../dev/iwm/if_iwm.c:3843:10: error: use of undeclared identifier 'ifp'; did you mean 'if'? T KASSERT(ifp-if_drv_flags IFF_DRV_RUNNING, (not running)); T ^~~ T if

Re: CFT: ndis(4) testers needed!

2015-08-11 Thread Thomas Mueller
I've build a small nanobsd image (for i386 arch) that include this patch: http://dev.bsdrp.net/FreeBSD/GLEBWIFI-0.2-full-i386-vga.img.xz You can install it on a small (128MB USB flash) for testing it without re-installing your system. Installation instruction for copying this image into a

Re: CFT: ndis(4) testers needed!

2015-08-11 Thread Gleb Smirnoff
Thomas, On Mon, Aug 10, 2015 at 09:27:44PM +, Thomas Mueller wrote: T You sent a patch, net80211.diff.bz2 . T T Before I extract and apply the patch, how does that differ from D2655.diff ? Is it an updated version, does it include ndis or only FreeBSD-native drivers? It is updated

Re: CFT: ndis(4) testers needed!

2015-08-11 Thread Olivier Cochard-Labbé
On Mon, Aug 10, 2015 at 11:27 PM, Thomas Mueller mueller6...@bellsouth.net wrote: I guess I need to do, from src tree base, svn revert svn up . patch /path/to/net80211.diff Does that look correct? ​I've build a small nanobsd image (for i386 arch) that include this patch:

Re: CFT: ndis(4) testers needed!

2015-08-10 Thread Thomas Mueller
You sent a patch, net80211.diff.bz2 . Before I extract and apply the patch, how does that differ from D2655.diff ? Is it an updated version, does it include ndis or only FreeBSD-native drivers? Do you want me to test Hiro H50191 with native rsu, or ndis, or both separately? I guess I need to

Re: CFT: ndis(4) testers needed!

2015-08-10 Thread Thomas Mueller
I ended with doing the aforementioned 2 changes as one. The diff is living here: https://reviews.freebsd.org/D2655 It spans the net80211 layer and converts (almost) all 802.11 drivers to new KPI. Now it also converts if_ndis, and this is the change I am asking you to test. Unlike all

Re: CFT: ndis(4) testers needed!

2015-08-10 Thread Gleb Smirnoff
Thomas, On Mon, Aug 10, 2015 at 08:46:06AM +, Thomas Mueller wrote: T What do I need to download? There is a lot of stuff on the page you cite, and I see a link to the right, Download Raw Diff. Is that what I'm supposed to download? Here is patch attached to this email. T What do you

Re: CFT: ndis(4) testers needed!

2015-08-10 Thread Thomas Mueller
I ended with doing the aforementioned 2 changes as one. The diff is living here: https://reviews.freebsd.org/D2655 It spans the net80211 layer and converts (almost) all 802.11 drivers to new KPI. Now it also converts if_ndis, and this is the change I am asking you to test. Unlike all

Re: CFT: ndis(4) testers needed!

2015-08-10 Thread Gleb Smirnoff
Thomas, On Mon, Aug 10, 2015 at 01:29:49PM +, Thomas Mueller wrote: T I didn't mean to send the same old message a second time (sorry); I was at a difficult-to-read interface, this is what I meant to send: T T UPDATE, typing from FreeBSD vt and X crashing system: T T I ran svn up on the

Re: CFT: ndis(4) testers needed!

2015-08-06 Thread Gleb Smirnoff
On Thu, Aug 06, 2015 at 07:49:56AM +, Thomas Mueller wrote: T I ended with doing the aforementioned 2 changes as one. T T The diff is living here: T T https://reviews.freebsd.org/D2655 T T It spans the net80211 layer and converts (almost) all 802.11 drivers T to new KPI. Now it also

Re: CFT: ndis(4) testers needed!

2015-08-06 Thread Thomas Mueller
I ended with doing the aforementioned 2 changes as one. The diff is living here: https://reviews.freebsd.org/D2655 It spans the net80211 layer and converts (almost) all 802.11 drivers to new KPI. Now it also converts if_ndis, and this is the change I am asking you to test. Unlike all

Re: CFT: ndis(4) testers needed!

2015-08-01 Thread Thomas Mueller
I need to make couple of non-functional but rather large changes to the if_ndis driver and will appreciate if anyone signs up to test my changes. Please contact me if you can provide help. Totus tuus, Glebius. I have two possible candidates for testing: Hiro H50191 USB wi-fi adapter,