Monthly Archives: September 2010

FreeBSD: USB working after suspend/resume


One thing stopping me to use FreeBSD in my laptop during so much time is suspend/resume. I can’t understand why this is a not well supported feature in a mature OS as FreeBSD. It used to work fine with APM … Continue reading

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NetBSD: A script for wifi connections


I find very difficult to deal with wifi connections when you are in mobility and use more than one connection. You can use wpa_gui to scan your networks but probably you then need to launch ‘dhclient’ to adquire the ip … Continue reading

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NetBSD: Fix Thinkpad R61 acpi lid detection


NetBSD 5.99 out of the box don’t detect the closed/open lid in my Thinkpad R61. I  found the solution in this article: http://forum.thinkpads.com/viewtopic.php?f=32&t=85344 I must say this solution is for T60 and T61, but R61 architecture is pretty similar to … Continue reading

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