kern/168860: [CHANGE REQUEST] Port the OpenBSD urtwn wireless
driver (RealTek 8188CE)
John Merryweather Cooper
j.m.cooper at borgsdemons.com
Sun Jun 10 02:27:48 UTC 2012
On 06/08/12 10:30, FreeBSD-gnats-submit at FreeBSD.org wrote:
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>> Category: kern
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>> Synopsis: [CHANGE REQUEST] Port the OpenBSD urtwn wireless driver (RealTek 8188CE)
>> Arrival-Date: Fri Jun 08 15:30:17 UTC 2012
It looks like, looking at the OpenBSD source, that the code for the
8188CE is mostly in if_urtwn.c. It looks to be effectively recognition
of the chipset is what is needed, the urtw driver for the 8187 chips
appears to have the guts of what is needed.
John M. Cooper
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