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by wb7odyfred
Sat Feb 02, 2019 8:02 pm
Forum: Networking
Topic: No WIFI
Replies: 6
Views: 652

Re: No WIFI

from this URL https://www.notebookcheck.net/Review-Lenovo-Thinkpad-T500-Notebook.11970.0.html#toc-specifications The Lenovo Thinkpad T500 offers an integrated Gigabit network module (Intel 82567LM) for high performance communication over cable. An Intel WiFi Link 5100 or an Intel 5300 wireless LAN m...
by wb7odyfred
Sat Feb 02, 2019 7:50 pm
Forum: Networking
Topic: Getting WiFi to Work
Replies: 2
Views: 502

Re: Getting WiFi to Work

read forum post about FreeBSD 12.0 and PCI Realtek devices for your RTL8188CE https://forums.ghostbsd.org/viewtopic.php?f=64&t=526 uname -a pciconv -lv usbconfig list kldstat dmesg | tail -10 sysctl -n net.wlan.devices post the output from these commands, so that we might help you better. look to se...
by wb7odyfred
Sat Feb 02, 2019 7:20 pm
Forum: Feedback
Topic: Huge Update, Was It An Upgrade?
Replies: 7
Views: 194

Re: Huge Update, Was It An Upgrade?

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uname -a
Will print out the kernel version name information. The "-a" means all

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man uname
read the "manual" entry for command "uname"

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kldstat

Will list the loaded kernel modules

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kldload 
kldunload
Will load a .ko kernel module or unload a kernel module.

Fred
by wb7odyfred
Tue Jan 29, 2019 2:02 am
Forum: Networking
Topic: How do I set up WIFI to start automatically[Solved]
Replies: 13
Views: 317

Re: How do I set up WIFI to start automatically

Go ahead and embellish us with the sordid explicit details. I would like to follow along on your journey. On the BCM4312, are you using the older bwn driver or the newer bhnd driver? Did you get the firmware to load either LowPower version or Regular version? Can you post the contents of the dmesg o...
by wb7odyfred
Tue Jan 29, 2019 1:51 am
Forum: General support
Topic: I connect to WiFi, but no internet?
Replies: 3
Views: 99

Start with issuing manual command to verify & test WiFi

Hi JaGeorge72 Welcome to testing out GhostBSD. After setting up the internet connection, see if your routing services are running properly. Did you edit those three files with your wifi connection information? # 3 Files to add configuration lines into /boot/loader.conf /etc/rc.conf /etc/wpa_supplica...
by wb7odyfred
Sun Jan 20, 2019 8:06 pm
Forum: Networking
Topic: How do I set up WIFI to start automatically[Solved]
Replies: 13
Views: 317

Re: How do I set up WIFI for BCM4312 Broadcom device

https://basicbsd.wordpress.com/2018/01/28/broadcom-bcm4312-wireless-network-card-on-freebsd-11-1/ I copied the following post from the above URL. To load the required modules into the kernel, you need the kernel source code. Use subversion to download and unpack into the correct location: svnlite c...
by wb7odyfred
Sun Jan 20, 2019 6:49 pm
Forum: Installing GhostBSD
Topic: Does Install Require UEFI?
Replies: 3
Views: 387

Re: Does Install Require UEFI for TrueOS 18.12 kernel?

Eric or others, Does the Newer GhostBSD 18.12 Require UEFI for installation? Does it still support Legacy BIOS presently or now only good with a computer that has UEFI enabled ? I do understand that FreeBSD 11.1 kernel for previous GhostBSD 11 .ISO file supported BOTH BIOS and UEFI . Is that still T...
by wb7odyfred
Sun Jan 20, 2019 6:28 pm
Forum: Networking
Topic: How do I set up WIFI to start automatically[Solved]
Replies: 13
Views: 317

List some system information from your GhostBSD system

can you post some information like output from your freebsd system? Your post will benefit others using a Edimax USB nano Dongle and having a 2nd Wifi interface. You can read https://forums.ghostbsd.org/viewtopic.php?f=64&t=526 Edimax EW-7811un Wifi USB nano dongle; 10.3 & 11.0 setup for my values u...
by wb7odyfred
Sat Jan 19, 2019 11:06 pm
Forum: Networking
Topic: How do I set up WIFI to start automatically[Solved]
Replies: 13
Views: 317

Re: How do I set up WIFI to start automatically

https://forums.ghostbsd.org/viewtopic.php?f=64&t=1165&sid=e5bf1e03a2b999393d13aee6efbce511#p6436 Read my post on setting up wifi manually. Edit the three files. Hope this helps a little. Lots of URL. links you can read. There is a command called wlandebug that you can read about to help you. Yes I w...
by wb7odyfred
Fri Jan 18, 2019 1:03 am
Forum: Networking
Topic: No network cards enable
Replies: 8
Views: 242

Re: Try these manual steps to enable networking.

RE: No network cards enable RE: Try these Manual steps to enable networking Hi Kinou , Here are some FreeBSD resources, I read and give URLs below. https://www.freebsd.org/doc/en_US.ISO8859-1/books/handbook/network-wireless.html The FreeBSD Network Wireless manual. https://wiki.freebsd.org/WiFi/FAQ...