CFP : Have a Beagle or Beagle XM with a USB wifi?
ricardo.salveti at linaro.org
Wed Aug 31 22:56:23 UTC 2011
On Wed, Aug 31, 2011 at 2:56 PM, Tom Gall <tom.gall at linaro.org> wrote:
> What we want to do for the next linaro release 11.09 is have working
> USB wifi support out of the box on beagle/beagle xm with the developer
> Tho you won't have to twist my arm hard at all to include BT in that
> goal as well Tony :-)
> We like to keep the developer image as small as possible so the fun
> part is keeping this to the minimal number of packages to make it
> For wifi I BELIEVE we just need to add wireless-tools.
> So here's what I'd like you to do.
> Grab the developer rootfs -
> grab the omap3 hwpack -
> Install to sd with linaro-media-create.
> If you can apt-get install wireless-tools and see if that's enough to
> get your wifi working. If not what else did you need?
> For bluetooth, same Q if you want to have that as a goal as well. It's optional.
> Either way I don't have a wifi USB device or BT so your help is essential!
I have a 3COM (0ace:1215 ZyDAS ZD1211B 802.11g) around here, will also
test with it. Guess the module for this adapter is zd1211rw, and is
probably not enabled by default either, but need to check.
Ricardo Salveti de Araujo
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