HEADS UP: ath_hal updated to -- PLEASE TEST

Rui Paulo rpaulo at FreeBSD.org
Sat Sep 13 14:54:27 UTC 2008

On Sat, Sep 13, 2008 at 09:50:11AM -0400, Alexandre Sunny Kovalenko wrote:
> On Thu, 2008-08-28 at 01:29 +0100, Rui Paulo wrote:
> > Hi,
> > We've updated ath_hal in HEAD to This supports a couple of
> > new chips, namely those on the Asus Eee PC, MacBooks and other laptops.
> > 
> > If you have an Atheros or Atheros based card, I really wanted you to
> > test it. We were unable to test this in several Atheros chipsets, so
> > if you find a regression, please contact me or Sam Leffler
> > (sam at freebsd.org) ASAP.
> > So, please give it a try :-)
> I don't know if it is necessarily useful thing to report, but I have
> pulled it into RELENG_7 (as of August 29th) and so far I have not seen
> lookups, which were my regular fare with and powerd.

Yes, I think I had them too sometimes.

> I see a lot of "bogus rix..." and "bogus ndx0..." messages flying by,
> but since nobody promised that this should work on RELENG_7, I don't
> think they are worth reporting ;)

They happen to me on HEAD too (but I think they are harmless).

Rui Paulo

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