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Re: [alpine-user] ipw2200 wireless

From: Paul Zillmann <p.zillmann_at_h6g.de>
Date: Wed, 9 May 2018 14:36:48 +0200

Hello,

looks like there is no packet for that firmware in the repositories [1].
Only the kernel module "ipw2200" which you've already loaded.

1:
https://pkgs.alpinelinux.org/contents?file=ipw2200*&path=&name=&branch=v3.7

Paul

Am 08.05.2018 um 23:57 schrieb Riccardo Mottola:
> Hi,
>
> I have this wireless:
> 04:02.0 Network controller: Intel Corporation PRO/Wireless 2200BG
> [Calexico2] Network Connection (rev 05)
>
> in dmesg I see:
> [    8.070206] libipw: 802.11 data/management/control stack, git-1.1.13
> [    8.070210] libipw: Copyright (C) 2004-2005 Intel Corporation
> <jketreno_at_linux.intel.com>
> [    8.199377] ipw2200: Intel(R) PRO/Wireless 2200/2915 Network
> Driver, 1.2.2kmprq
> [    8.199379] ipw2200: Copyright(c) 2003-2006 Intel Corporation
> [    8.199593] ipw2200: Detected Intel PRO/Wireless 2200BG Network
> Connection
> [    8.338669] ipw2200 0000:04:02.0: Direct firmware load for
> ipw2200-bss.fw failed with error -2
> [    8.338674] ipw2200: ipw2200-bss.fw request_firmware failed: Reason -2
> [    8.338676] ipw2200: Unable to load firmware: -2
> [    8.338849] ipw2200: probe of 0000:04:02.0 failed with error -5
> [    8.509149] input: PC Speaker as /devices/platform/pcspkr/input/input7
>
>
> I suppose firmware is missing or is not loaded for other reasons.
>
> I have installed      linux-firmware-intel, but mayube it is not
> enough or some other config is missing?
>
> Looking at other distribution forums, I should have ipw2200-bss.fw
> ipw2200-ibss.fw as firmware, but I do not have.
>
>
> Thank you.
>
> Riccardo
>
>
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Received on Wed May 09 2018 - 14:36:48 GMT