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Re: iwlwifi deblobbed

From: Ludovic Courtès
Subject: Re: iwlwifi deblobbed
Date: Mon, 23 Jan 2017 17:12:47 +0100
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"Olivier Farges" <address@hidden> skribis:

> I'm a newbie guixsd user and I feel pretty satisfied about it even if it took 
> me 2 days before I could get an azerty layout with xorg...
> My issue is with my wifi card (Intel 8260) which seems to me very common. I 
> don't have any wireless interface since iwlwifi module can't be loaded. With 
> dmesg I got :
> iwlwifi Couldn't request the fw
> iwlwifi Direct firmware load for /*(DEBLOBBED*/ failed with error -2
> iwlwifi probe of 0000:02:00.0 failed with error -22
> I read about DEBLOBBED in the archives but to be honest I haven't understand 
> anything : if there is a solution I'm afraid I'm not enough competent to find 
> it. Can anyone help me ?

The problem is as described here:

There’s no free firmware for Intel’s WiFi devices.  My recommendation is
to get one of those cheap USB WiFi dongles that has an Atheros chipset.
The page above has more details.



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