where is wifi firmware?

Fredrik Rinnestam fredrik at rinnestam.se
Thu Feb 4 09:49:29 UTC 2016


On Thu, Feb 04, 2016 at 10:12:57AM +0100, Thuban wrote:
> Hi all,
> I'm quite new on crux and I'm stuck on a stupid question. I want to use
> my wifi device, but I can't figure out where to find firmwares.

You could install contrib/linux-firmware and reboot/reload the modules.

That should take care of it

> My network controller is a Realtek RTL8188CE, so I need
> rtlwifi/rtl8192cfw.bin.
> 
> I compiled the kernel with the support of this device.
> 
> Do I have to get it directly from here [1] ?
> 
> 
> Regards
> 
> [1] : http://git.kernel.org/?p=linux/kernel/git/firmware/linux-firmware.git
> 
> -- 
> /Thuban/




-- 

Fredrik Rinnestam



More information about the CRUX mailing list