[Soekris] 802.11g PCI or Mini-PCI for net4801?
jim at netgate.com
Wed Mar 30 02:06:20 UTC 2005
Stuart Henderson wrote:
>>>Maybe I should go for the real CM9 and not the Clone? Any known
>>"Clone CM9" doesn't make any sense. The Wistron CM-9 is essentially a
>>slight spin on a reference design from Atheros. Many other Taiwanese
>>companies make similar cards, but these are in no way "clones" of the
>That's how Solwise describe the card: "clone CM9". I've got one but
>haven't made it work reliably yet, but there are too many untested
>factors to know where the fault lies (e.g. pigtail, card and antenna
>are all new, and I'm using OpenBSD which doesn't specifically list
>the AR5212A as used on this board). I haven't had chance to look
>into it deeply yet...
I'll bet it runs on FreeBSD, or linux.
>Jim, am I right in thinking that NL-5354MP are AR5212, whereas NL-5354MP+
>are AR5213? If so it looks like none of the Atheros cards currently on
>netgate.com are supported in OpenBSD yet.
If true, this is a result of the broken HAL in OpenBSD.
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