sysutils/iwi-firmware - The NetBSD Packages Collection

Firmware binary images for iwi(4) driver

Firmware binary images for use with the iwi(4) driver.
This is version 2.3 of the firmware which might not be
compatible with newer drivers.

Original archive is available from Intel at:

There are four different images:

iwi-boot.fw		Boot firmware
iwi-bss.fw		BSS mode (aka infrastructure mode) firmware
iwi-ibss.fw		IBSS mode (aka ad-hoc mode) firmware
iwi-ucode-bss.fw	BSS mode microcode
iwi-ucode-ibss.fw	IBSS mode microcode

To download firmware to your adapter, use the iwictl(8) tool.

Build dependencies

pkgtools/mktools pkgtools/cwrappers

Runtime dependencies


Binary packages


Binary packages can be installed with the high-level tool pkgin (which can be installed with pkg_add) or pkg_add(1) (installed by default). The NetBSD packages collection is also designed to permit easy installation from source.

Available build options


Known vulnerabilities

The pkg_admin audit command locates any installed package which has been mentioned in security advisories as having vulnerabilities.

Please note the vulnerabilities database might not be fully accurate, and not every bug is exploitable with every configuration.

Problem reports, updates or suggestions for this package should be reported with send-pr.