advice for buying a laptop

Brandon J. Wandersee brandon.wandersee at
Thu Jun 9 18:43:53 UTC 2016

Valeri Galtsev writes:

> Intel WiFi adapters with model numbers 6xxx and 7xxx require some
> additions/modifications to wireless stack on FreeBSD. These adapters will
> not work under FreeBSD.

If you're reading this message, then you can be absolutely certain that
the Intel Centrino 6205 chip---the kind shipped in the exact make and
model of the laptop the OP is interested in---works just fine with
FreeBSD. The 10.1-RELEASE installer automatically detected and
configured it.


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