DragonFly BSD


Installed system

Dragonfly BSD 5.2.2

Wireless network

Wireless network works fine Intel wireless network(iwn) detected correctly

sudo pkg install wpa_supplicant
# this ensures we use the latest wpa_supplicant_program
ifconfig_wlan0="WPA DHCP"

Graphical drivers

sudo pkg install vim xf86-scfb xorg awesome

Add entry to the device driver setting for X11

The command below, displays device name for the nvidia gpu

pciconf -lv | grep -B 2 GT

The command below starts editing and creating the driver setting for display

sudo vim /usr/local/share/etc/X11/xprg.conf.d/driver-scfb.conf

Add the entry listed below as is

Section "Device"
Identifier  "{videocarddevicename_obtained_from_command_above}"
Driver      "scfb"


Xfce had issues with mouse, but awesome and i3 worked fine with mouse