ath0: ath_reset: unable to reset hardware; hal status 3

Michael Proto mike at
Fri Feb 16 04:05:10 UTC 2007

Henrik Brix Andersen wrote:
> I have been searching for a replacement for my current 5212-based
> atheros miniPCI card and came across these two products:
> Both are based on the Atheros AR5006xs 6th generation chipset (AR5414)
> but only one of them supports Super AG.
> Does anybody know if these cards will work the the ath(4)/ath_hal(4)
> found in FreeBSD?
> According to the ath_hal(4) man page, the only supported cards are
> those based on the Atheros AR5210, AR5211 and AR5212 chipsets?

This week I ordered a ThinkPad R60 with an AR5006 PCI Express card. If
you can wait a week or two, I'll have some information on FreeBSD's
success with it.


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