atheros 9285 wifi

Chip Camden sterling at
Thu Jul 14 01:15:35 UTC 2011

Quoth freebsd-questions at on Thursday, 14 July 2011:
> 	Sorry, I hate to come to the list with such a stupid question. I
> followed up a thread from a couple of months ago regarding this
> chipset which is not fully supported yet- hardware resetting errors-
> and I'm trying to work out how to build this driver from head.
> Unfortunately, when I run the cvs commands suggested it can't seem to
> find it, and I'm wondering exactly what I'm missing.
> 	Network drops all the time, and won't handle any load, so assuming I
> only have amd64-8.2 base system utilities:
> 	CVSROOT=pserver:anoncvs at
> 	cvs login
> 	cvs co ath
> 	cvs co ath_pci
> 	And downloading modules list doesn't show ath, if_ath, ath_pci, or
> anything with ath in it that is remotely related.
> 	As I understand it, cvs should be pulling from head by default right?
> So what am I missing? Or alternatively, how do I fix this wifi card-
> rebooting every time it drops is a PITA! :)
> 	Cheers
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FWIW my ath 9285 is working fine on 8.2-STABLE.

.O. | Sterling (Chip) Camden      |
..O | sterling at |
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