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NetBSD 6.1.5 - man page for urtw (netbsd section 4)

URTW(4) 			   BSD Kernel Interfaces Manual 			  URTW(4)

NAME
     urtw -- Realtek RTL8187B/L USB IEEE 802.11b/g wireless network device

SYNOPSIS
     To compile this driver into the kernel, place the following lines in your kernel configura-
     tion file:

	   urtw* at uhub? port ?

DESCRIPTION
     The urtw driver supports USB 802.11b/g wireless adapters based on the Realtek RTL8187B/L.

     urtw supports station and monitor mode operation.	Only one virtual interface may be config-
     ured at any time.	For more information on configuring this device, see ifconfig(8).

HARDWARE
     The urtw driver supports Realtek RTL8187B/L based wireless network devices, including:

	   Card Radio Bus
	   Belkin F5D7050E RTL8225 USB
	   Linksys WUSB54GCv2 RTL8225 USB
	   Netgear WG111v2 RTL8225 USB
	   Netgear WG111v3 RTL8225 USB
	   Safehome WLG-1500SMA5 RTL8225 USB
	   Shuttle XPC Accessory PN20 RTL8225 USB
	   Sitecom WL168v1 RTL8225 USB
	   Sitecom WL168v4 RTL8225 USB
	   SureCom EP-9001-g(2A) RTL8225 USB
	   TRENDnet TEW-424UB V3.xR RTL8225 USB

EXAMPLES
     ifconfig.if(5) example configures urtw0 to join whatever network is available on boot, using
     WEP key ``0x1deadbeef1'', channel 11, obtaining an IP address using DHCP:

	   nwkey 0x1deadbeef1 chan 11
	   dhcp

     Configure urtw0 to join network ``my_net'' using WPA with passphrase ``my_passphrase'':

	   # ifconfig urtw0 nwid my_net wpakey my_passphrase

     Join an existing BSS network, ``my_net'':

	   # ifconfig urtw0 192.168.1.1 netmask 0xffffff00 nwid my_net

SEE ALSO
     arp(4), netintro(4), usb(4), ifconfig.if(5), wpa_supplicant.conf(5), ifconfig(8),
     wpa_supplicant(8)

     Realtek, http://www.realtek.com.tw.

HISTORY
     The urtw device driver first appeared in FreeBSD 8.0.

AUTHORS
     The urtw driver was written by Weongyo Jeong <weongyo@FreeBSD.org>.

BSD					 October 17, 2009				      BSD


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