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Old 16th November 2017
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Hello i am trying to install openbsd 6.2 on an ibm thinkpad t40 laptop, i want to install via internet using wireless network card, however when i try and setup the card it says firmware not present, how to i solve this?
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Old 16th November 2017
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Potential solution here:


Seems to be by our very own jggimi
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Nedry, hello and welcome!

Head_on_a_stick thanks, I'd forgotten about that "how to".

Nedry, use that with caution. Be sure to point to the correct firmware folder for OpenBSD 6.2, and for your particular wireless NIC.
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