[PC-BSD Testing] Network Interface inside VMware

Kris Moore kris at pcbsd.com
Tue Jul 29 08:36:30 PDT 2008

Odhiambo Washington wrote:
> Hello Brothers,
> I have FreeBSD 7 running inside VMware and I have my network interface
> working as "le" (so I have le0).
> Why is it that PC-BSD 7 is not giving me the same, yet the base is the same?
> With PC-BSD, I am a lamer, without the ability to configure any
> physical network device.
> Must I compile a custom kernel or something?

I'm checking here, and it appears that I don't have the "le" driver 
built into the kernel. I'll get it added right now. However, if you 
manually want to load it, just run this as root:

# kldload if_le
# ifconfig

You should see le0 now :)


Kris Moore
PC-BSD Software

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