[Gta04-owner] psychedelic remix (audio-demo) / WIFI

Dr. H. Nikolaus Schaller hns at goldelico.com
Wed Oct 19 01:12:28 CEST 2011


Am 18.10.2011 um 22:37 schrieb Boudewijn:

> Should wifi be available without further ado? I got four interfaces, but none 
> of them has wireless extensions:
> gta04:~# iwconfig 
> lo        no wireless extensions.
> hso0      no wireless extensions.
> usb0      no wireless extensions.
> pan0      no wireless extensions.
> gta04:~# 
> 
> I have tried modprobe libertas (which loads) but it doesn't give me an 
> additional interface. Where should I find complaints if it fails to load a 
> firmware? There's no /var/log/messages and dmesg doesn't tell anything either.

Hi,
power needs to be enabled for the WLAN chip since it may draw up to 200 mA...
It will then auto-detect a new MMC card (with SDIO), and determine that libertas
is the right driver.

Please refer to:

http://projects.goldelico.com/p/gta04-kernel/page/Wireless/

Nikolaus


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