[ILUG-BOM] debian : with closed drivers : any particular variant?

Mayuresh Kathe mayuresh at kathe.in
Mon Nov 19 15:31:48 IST 2018


On 2018-11-19 02:27 PM, Rajeev R. K. wrote:
> On Mon, 19 Nov 2018 at 13:21, Mayuresh Kathe <mayuresh at kathe.in> wrote:
> 
>> it's a r8169 on a lenovo thinkpad e470 (i5 model).
>> 
>> 
> The r8169 driver supports multiple chipsets. Please share your pci
> vendor/device id, so we can identify the exact chipset. Also, check the
> contents of /lib/firmware/rtl_nic/ and look for the various rtl8xxx
> firmwares.

i ended up running ubuntu 18.04.

the last line of `lspci` gives the following;
05:00.0 Network controller: Qualcomm Atheros QCA9377 802.11ac Wireless 
Network Adapter (rev 31)

i guess i was wrong, it isn't a r8169.

~mayuresh



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