[PC-BSD Testing] Network Interface inside VMware

Odhiambo Washington odhiambo at gmail.com
Tue Jul 29 11:57:54 PDT 2008


On Tue, Jul 29, 2008 at 6:36 PM, Kris Moore <kris at pcbsd.com> wrote:
> 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 :)

Yeah, I knew I could add something to loader.conf but was just
wondering if it was adding so much significant size to your default
kernel :-)
Thank you for adding that, and for fixing the "could not create blah
... during install".


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