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Feature #7467

Add iPhone/Android/Generic USB tethering support

Added by Ivor Kreso almost 3 years ago. Updated 4 months ago.

Status:
New
Priority:
Normal
Category:
Hardware / Drivers
Target version:
Start date:
04/12/2017
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% Done:

0%

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#2 Updated by Jessica Porter almost 3 years ago

The urndis driver would be nice as well. It would actually be nice if all USB modules were loadable kernel modules instead of being built in, to make it easier to pass parameters to the drivers for adding support for generic class devices to specific implementations.

#3 Updated by Kill Bill almost 3 years ago

Jessica Porter wrote:

The urndis driver would be nice as well.

There's already #6293 for that. (See https://redmine.pfsense.org/issues/7468#note-1 for general notes about "usability" of these things.)

#4 Updated by Renato Botelho over 2 years ago

  • Target version changed from 2.4.0 to 2.4.1

We need to make tests and it's too late for 2.4.0

#5 Updated by Renato Botelho over 2 years ago

  • Subject changed from Add iPhone tethering support - add ipheth driver to Add iPhone/Android/Generic USB tethering support
  • Assignee set to Renato Botelho

Generalize the topic to be able to close older tickets

#6 Updated by Jim Pingle over 2 years ago

  • Target version changed from 2.4.1 to 2.4.2

Moving target to 2.4.2 as we need 2.4.1 sooner than anticipated.

#7 Updated by Jim Pingle over 2 years ago

  • Target version changed from 2.4.2 to 2.4.3

#8 Updated by Jim Pingle about 2 years ago

  • Target version changed from 2.4.3 to 2.4.4

#9 Updated by Steve Beaver over 1 year ago

  • Target version changed from 2.4.4 to 48

#10 Updated by Jim Pingle 11 months ago

  • Target version changed from 48 to 2.5.0

#11 Updated by Jim Pingle 6 months ago

  • Category set to Hardware / Drivers

#12 Updated by Chris Collins 4 months ago

Not sure why you keep pushing back the target, its 2 mins to add a few words to the kernel module build command and then you have the modules built.

Just the two modules I put in this post.

https://forum.netgate.com/topic/117929/how-to-usb-tether-on-pfsense-2-4-as-router

Now there is issues with the DHCP not auto reacquiring if the phone has to cycle its mobile data, and that ue0 will disappear if the tethering is disconnected so would need reassigning after, but those are outside of the scope of this issue, which is just to provide the modules in the pfsense kernel build. :)

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