macbook atheros driver in 7-beta2
sam at errno.com
Tue Nov 13 10:52:08 PST 2007
brad clawsie wrote:
> hi, i have just put 7-beta2 on a macbook (core 2 duo)
> i am looking for advice on the best alternative for wireless support,
> the provided ath driver does not provide support.
> sam leffler has a patch here
> but i am not sure if this is newer or older than the support in
> i also see some people are using ndis wrappers with this windows
> does anyone have a suggestion for the preferred course of action?
> is there any chance of the atheros support being updated prior to
> launch or is the featureset frozen?
The private hal build works in legacy mode modulo known issues (many
people have reported it's good enough for day-to-day use). It is not
committed because it has known regressions relative to the hal in CVS
and I've had no time to resolve those problems. I hope to work on this
stuff after 7.0 goes out.
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