I have put this into Woof, at kernel-skeleton/usr/lib/all-firmware/iwlwifi.tar.gz.
I am currently running Wary, with 126.96.36.199 kernel. Running "modinfo iwlwifi":
Tempestuous has supplied those, except for 'iwlwifi-6050-4.ucode' -- he has supplied 'iwlwifi-6050-5.ucode' -- gee, I wonder if a symlink would work?
I want the firmware tarballs in Woof to work for all kernels from 2.6.32 to latest. But, this iwlwifi tarball is becoming a monster.
Comments:Posted on 26 Oct 2011, 8:27 by tempestuous
older iwlagn firmware
Careful, the correct firmware is determined by the particular version of iwlagn driver in different kernels.
I've read that sym-linking different firmware revisions will fail.
For the earlier kernel in Wary you need the iwlagn-firmware update I posted for Lucid 5.1-5.2.8, here -
Yes, that will get you the "4" revision of firmware.
Please note that this package is a true "update" - it just adds to Puppy's existing collection of Intel wifi firmware.
For future releases you should consider repackaging the expanded collection of firmware as /lib/modules/all-firmware/iwlwifi.tar.gz
Posted on 26 Oct 2011, 15:23 by Barryk
re: iwlwifi firmware
Thanks for that, I have added the missing firmware.