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Date:      Mon, 31 Jul 2017 13:30:26 -0300
From:      Duane Whitty <duane@nofroth.com>
To:        Vladimir Botka <vbotka@gmail.com>, freebsd-questions@freebsd.org
Cc:        duane@nofroth.com
Subject:   Re: Wireless on Dell Latitude D630
Message-ID:  <bf4e58e5-b00b-fb42-c112-5c6d4a4c357f@nofroth.com>
In-Reply-To: <20170731182426.2f9ea237@planb.netng.org>
References:  <a20418fe-6e76-a7b6-a25f-97b73191d115@nofroth.com> <20170731182426.2f9ea237@planb.netng.org>

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On 17-07-31 01:24 PM, Vladimir Botka wrote:
> Hi Duane,
> 
> On Mon, 31 Jul 2017 12:19:27 -0300 Duane Whitty <duane@nofroth.com>
> wrote:
>> Hi, Polytropon, in an earlier thread on this list (FreeBSD 11.1,
>> Xfce, and laptop screen and external monitor resolution) you
>> mentioned you were using a Dell Latitude D630.  Do you have the
>> wireless working under FreeBSD on that machine?  I am writing
>> this email from D630. Anyone else please feel free to respond as
>> well. Best Regards, Duane
> 
> This "machine came pre-equipped with the Intel 3945 Wireless card".
> If this is also your case (check with "pciconf -lv") you might want
> to try wpi driver. https://www.freebsd.org/cgi/man.cgi?query=wpi
> 
> HTH, Cheers! -vlado
> 

Mine has the Broadcom adapter:

0c:00.0 Network controller: Broadcom Corporation BCM4311 802.11b/g
WLAN (rev 01)

Had to switch to Linux a few years ago to get it working.  Had always
used FreeBSD on other machines before this though.

Best Regards,
Duane

-- 
Duane Whitty
duane@nofroth.com



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