Gentoo Logo
Gentoo Spaceship




Note: Due to technical difficulties, the Archives are currently not up to date. GMANE provides an alternative service for most mailing lists.
c.f. bug 424647
List Archive: gentoo-laptop
Navigation:
Lists: gentoo-laptop: < Prev By Thread Next > < Prev By Date Next >
Headers:
To: gentoo-laptop@g.o
From: Will Briggs <will@...>
Subject: Re: Intel Power Wireless 3945ABC
Date: Wed, 21 Feb 2007 11:48:21 +1100
Longman, Bill wrote:
> You should be able to do:
> 
>   emerge --buildpkg  ipw3945
> 
> You might also need:
> 
>   emerge --buildpkg ipw3945d ipw3945-ucode
> 

And don't forget to emerge wpa_supplicant or other wifi management stuff.

It was the ieee80211 that patched the kernel source IIRC, but as of 
2.6.19 that isn't needed - but make sure ieee80211 is enabled in the kernel.
-- 
gentoo-laptop@g.o mailing list


Replies:
Re: Intel Power Wireless 3945ABC
-- Sigfrido V. Ortiz C.
References:
RE: Intel Power Wireless 3945ABC
-- Longman, Bill
Navigation:
Lists: gentoo-laptop: < Prev By Thread Next > < Prev By Date Next >
Previous by thread:
RE: Intel Power Wireless 3945ABC
Next by thread:
Re: Intel Power Wireless 3945ABC
Previous by date:
RE: Intel Power Wireless 3945ABC
Next by date:
Re: Intel Power Wireless 3945ABC


Updated Jun 17, 2009

Summary: Archive of the gentoo-laptop mailing list.

Donate to support our development efforts.

Copyright 2001-2013 Gentoo Foundation, Inc. Questions, Comments? Contact us.