PfSense 2.3.2 not detecting TP link N900



  • I'm trying to set up a pfSense router to serve as a wireless access point, using this PCIe wireless NIC: https://wikidevi.com/wiki/TP-LINK_TL-WDN4800

    It uses an Atheros chipset, and from what I can tell should be supported in pfSense 2.3.2, since support was added with FreeBSD 10, but I don't see the interface in the menus or in pciconf:

    pciconf -l
    hostb0@pci0:0:0:0:	class=0x060000 card=0x02851028 chip=0x2e208086 rev=0x03 hdr=0x00
    pcib1@pci0:0:1:0:	class=0x060400 card=0x02851028 chip=0x2e218086 rev=0x03 hdr=0x01
    vgapci0@pci0:0:2:0:	class=0x030000 card=0x02851028 chip=0x2e228086 rev=0x03 hdr=0x00
    vgapci1@pci0:0:2:1:	class=0x038000 card=0x02851028 chip=0x2e238086 rev=0x03 hdr=0x00
    uhci0@pci0:0:26:0:	class=0x0c0300 card=0x02851028 chip=0x3a378086 rev=0x00 hdr=0x00
    uhci1@pci0:0:26:1:	class=0x0c0300 card=0x02851028 chip=0x3a388086 rev=0x00 hdr=0x00
    uhci2@pci0:0:26:2:	class=0x0c0300 card=0x02851028 chip=0x3a398086 rev=0x00 hdr=0x00
    ehci0@pci0:0:26:7:	class=0x0c0320 card=0x02851028 chip=0x3a3c8086 rev=0x00 hdr=0x00
    hdac0@pci0:0:27:0:	class=0x040300 card=0x02851028 chip=0x3a3e8086 rev=0x00 hdr=0x00
    pcib2@pci0:0:28:0:	class=0x060400 card=0x02851028 chip=0x3a408086 rev=0x00 hdr=0x01
    pcib3@pci0:0:28:2:	class=0x060400 card=0x02851028 chip=0x3a448086 rev=0x00 hdr=0x01
    pcib4@pci0:0:28:3:	class=0x060400 card=0x02851028 chip=0x3a468086 rev=0x00 hdr=0x01
    uhci3@pci0:0:29:0:	class=0x0c0300 card=0x02851028 chip=0x3a348086 rev=0x00 hdr=0x00
    uhci4@pci0:0:29:1:	class=0x0c0300 card=0x02851028 chip=0x3a358086 rev=0x00 hdr=0x00
    uhci5@pci0:0:29:2:	class=0x0c0300 card=0x02851028 chip=0x3a368086 rev=0x00 hdr=0x00
    ehci1@pci0:0:29:7:	class=0x0c0320 card=0x02851028 chip=0x3a3a8086 rev=0x00 hdr=0x00
    pcib5@pci0:0:30:0:	class=0x060401 card=0x02851028 chip=0x244e8086 rev=0x90 hdr=0x01
    isab0@pci0:0:31:0:	class=0x060100 card=0x02851028 chip=0x3a168086 rev=0x00 hdr=0x00
    ahci0@pci0:0:31:2:	class=0x010601 card=0x02851028 chip=0x3a228086 rev=0x00 hdr=0x00
    none0@pci0:0:31:3:	class=0x0c0500 card=0x02851028 chip=0x3a308086 rev=0x00 hdr=0x00
    em0@pci0:1:0:0:	class=0x020000 card=0x115e8086 chip=0x105e8086 rev=0x06 hdr=0x00
    em1@pci0:1:0:1:	class=0x020000 card=0x115e8086 chip=0x105e8086 rev=0x06 hdr=0x00
    re0@pci0:3:0:0:	class=0x020000 card=0x02831028 chip=0x816810ec rev=0x02 hdr=0x00
    none1@pci0:4:0:0:	class=0x028000 card=0x3112168c chip=0x0030168c rev=0x01 hdr=0x00
    
    

    Anyone know why I'm not seeing an 'ath0' interface?


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