Re: [alpine-user] ipw2200 wireless
Paul Zillmann wrote:
> I believe it's due to the license.
can't we have the equivalent of nonfree or some kind of switch?
The firmware is available for debian, gentoo most linux distributions I
know as some BSDs. A kernel driver without firmware is ... a little user
> But you can find that file(s) in the Debian repositories under
> /debian/config/ipw2x00/ in the tar file.
> Debian puts it under /lib/firmware/ipw2200-[bss/ibss].fw
I unpacked put the files and now my wireless works! so it is "only" a
matter of firmware.
Received on Thu May 10 2018 - 00:05:36 GMT