cvs commit: src/share/man/man4 Makefile rr232x.4 src/sys/dev/rr232x LICENSE README amd64-elf.rr232x_lib.o.uu array.h him.h himfuncs.h hptintf.h i386-elf.rr232x_lib.o.uu ldm.h list.h os_bsd.c os_bsd.h osm.h osm_bsd.c rr232x_config.c ...

Sam Leffler sam at
Tue May 2 02:23:09 UTC 2006

Scott Long wrote:
> Sam Leffler wrote:
>> Scott Long wrote:
>>> The architecture of the driver makes this a request hard to do.  I 
>>> don't like it, but there is precedence already with the ath driver.
>> I'm guessing you're referring to ath bailing if the hal could not be 
>> attached or the card otherwise setup?  If so the card was actually 
>> recognized and failure to complete the attach is totally separate.
>> ath doesn't print anything during probe.
>>     Sam
> I thought that the ath hal printed a line early in boot with the
> version number.

The hal is a separate module.  It prints it's version string on module 
load.  I can put it under bootverbose if desired but it's way useful to 
tell people to send me:

dmesg|grep ath

and get the hal version and mac+phy revs for the hardware.


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