slonopotamus edited this page Jan 6, 2011 · 3 revisions

Wireless setup

ATTENTION This page assumes you're running diablo kernel


emerge sys-kernel/diablo-sources
eselect kernel set linux-2.6.21-diablo
cd /usr/src/linux && make nokia_2420_defconfig && make modules && make modules_install

Install sys-apps/n8x0-env with USE='nokia-osso-linux wifi' from n8x0 overlay.

Configure wifi connection. This is out of scope of this document, please refer to Wireless Networking chapter from Gentoo Handbook.

Symlink net init script:

cd /etc/init.d/ && ln -s net.lo net.wlan0

Add net startup script to boot sequence

rc-update add net.wlan0 default

Start /etc/init.d/net.wlan0 and your tablet should connect to wifi AP. WARNING Don't do this in chroot.

/etc/init.d/net.wlan0 start

You may also want to add sshd to boot services in order to access tablet from other devices

rc-update add sshd default


Install sys-apps/n8x0-env with USE='bluetooth' from n8x0 overlay.

Add bluetooth to startup scripts

rc-update add bluetooth default

Start bluetooth service WARNING Don't do this in chroot.

/etc/init.d/bluetooth start

Configure whatever bluetooth devices you need (see Gentoo Linux Bluetooth Guide for details).