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Re: Installing wireless drivers on NetBSD 5.0.1?

On Thu, Jan 14, 2010 at 09:29:24AM -0800, Stripes the Tiger Cub wrote:
> The wireless card is either an Intel 5100 802.11abgn or Intel 5300
> 802.11abgn. If there's no solution, I can go out and get a supported PCMCIA
> card or USB network card today. I haven't taken away the option of "throwing
> money (e.g. an external network card) at the problem."

I'm not sure about the dates, but it looks to me as though NetBSD 5.0.1
appeared end of July 2009, but support for Intel 5100 appeared in the iwn
driver mid September, so 5.0.1 might just not match the card.

Could you try a -current kernel, eg

(or are you using amd64 or other?)



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