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Re: Identifying needed wifi driver




On Wed 22 Nov 2017 at 08:06:21 (-0600), Richard Owlett wrote:
> I had installed Stretch from a DVD set.
> It prompted for a WiFi driver which I did not have.
> I made a handwritten which is not completely legible [iwlwifi is legible].
> I've not _intentionally_ deleted any log files.
> Where would the desired information be?

# grep firmware /var/log/installer/syslog

iwlwifi would be a likely candidate. The firmware packages
contain numerous iwlwifi-*-[0-9].ucode files.

Cheers,
David.