Subject: Re: NetBSD on Asus F2F Laptop partial success
To: None <>
From: Pierre Pronchery <>
List: current-users
Date: 11/12/2006 05:48:25
Chavdar Ivanov wrote:
> [...] It's even weirder with the Broadcom ethernet
> - when I shut Windows down, even completely, as long as the power
> supply is connected, it never turns off the green light of the network
> card, even if I disconnect the cable. If I boot NetBSD at this stage,
> I get non-working bce0... So when I have to boot NetBSD after Windows,
> I always have to disconnect the power supply... I can live with that,
> though.

This sounds like Wake-on-LAN for me. I would check if it is enabled in
Windows, if yes disable it, and then try to reboot again. If the driver
works then other people may know (better than I atm) the actual fix :)