Subject: Re: WLAN recommendations?
To: Jukka Marin <>
From: Dave Huang <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 09/20/2001 03:11:47
On Thu, 20 Sep 2001, Jukka Marin wrote:
> To make the wireless network run, I need to "wiconfig" the interface
> after "ifconfig".  How do I do this properly before the system attempts
> to start services which depend on the network?

At the bottom of your /etc/ifconfig.wi0, add
!wiconfig $int [whatever]

Lines that start with a "!" get executed as a shell command, and $int is
the interface being configured.

This works in -current, but I'm not sure if it's in the 1.5 branch.