Intel WiFi 5100/5300
jamesbrandongooch at gmail.com
Sat Oct 31 15:42:34 UTC 2009
On Fri, Oct 30, 2009 at 8:26 AM, Bernhard Schmidt
<bschmidt at techwires.net> wrote:
> On Sunday 25 October 2009 10:24:06 Bernhard Schmidt wrote:
>> On Saturday 24 October 2009 21:41:39 Sam Fourman Jr. wrote:
>> > Just wanted to make everyone aware that OpenBSD just 1 hour ago commited
>> > a bunch of changes to their iwn driver. maybe some of it is useful for
>> > FreeBSD as well?
>> Definitely, I'll look into that.
> Another update:
> * ICT interrupts for 5000/6000 series
> * New firmware
> * Initial support for 1000 series and initial bits for upcoming 6000 series
> (untested as hardware is not available to the general public)
> * Many bug fixes, including workarounds for hardware bugs
> * Addresses kern/140036
> Most of this stuff has been obtained from OpeBSD. Testes/Feedback welcome!
This is working VERY well with my 4965. I haven't had a single issue
with stability, no firmware errors, I associate with APs much more
quickly, and it's measurably faster.
Thanks for all of your hard work Bernhard! Hope we see this in the tree soon...
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