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Re: Fwd: installing NetBSD/amd64-current on a ThinkPad X201
On May 11, 7:57pm, p.d.tafti%gmail.com@localhost ("Pouya D. Tafti") wrote:
-- Subject: Re: Fwd: installing NetBSD/amd64-current on a ThinkPad X201
| [Christos Zoulas]
| >> Sverre ported the latest driver that has support for the 6200 but I don't
| >> have the hardware to test it.
| [Sverre Froyen]
| > Beware that the OpenBSD iwn driver "supports" some devices for which
| > is not yet available. It is likely this applies to the 6200. See
| > http://www.openbsd.org/cgi-bin/cvsweb/src/sys/dev/pci/if_iwn.c
| > Since NetBSD's iwn driver is ported from OpenBSD, it has the same
| Thank you both. Firmware for the 6200 and 6300 series seems to be
| available from
| (the README file included in "iwlwifi-6000-ucode-126.96.36.199.tgz" says
| that it is for the 6200 and 6300 series). On the main website it is
| mentioned that firmware for the 6250 series is not yet available.
| I will try it and report back as soon as I receive the hardware. (By
| the way, sysutils/iwn-firmware from pkgsrc could perhaps be updated to
| include support for the 5000 and 6000 series.)
Isn't that already in head?
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