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How do I enable wireless upport for a Broadcom BCM 4312 wifi card in PC BSD 8.1...?
When I installed it I couldn't help noticing that there were new kernel modules for wireless support being loaded.... but wireless does not work "out of the box"... what do I have to do to enable it...?
Edit: The interesting modules are wpi.ko, iwi.ko and ipw.ko... is there anything else that should be built/installed for my wifi to work...?
The light in my lappy remains red, despite that ifconfig shows the interfaces... should be blue... but this is in Linux... bsd is different...
This driver requires firmware to be loaded before it will work. The
ports/net/bwn-firmware-kmod port needs to be installed before ifconfig(8)
will work. Most cases you need to use bwn_v4_ucode module but if you are
a LP (low power) PHY user please uses bwn_v4_lp_ucode module.