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 From:  Hilton Travis <Hilton at QuarkAV dot com>
 To:  m0n0wall dash dev at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall-dev] Newer FreeBSD?
 Date:  Sat, 10 Apr 2004 18:23:48 +1000
Hi Eric,

On Fri, 2004-04-09 at 00:27, Eric Stern wrote:
> Does anyone know if it would be really hard to convert MW to 
> use FreeBSD 5.1? There is a driver I need that is not 
> present in 4.9, but is in 5.1.
> 
> I could try to backport the driver to 4.9, but I don't like 
> mucking around with the kernel unless I have to.

Believe me, if you intend to port m0n0wall to FreeBSD 5.1, you'd be
doing more kernel hacking now than you'd likely be doing by backporting
a single driver, and you'd be doing more hacking (not necessarily
kernel, but code hacking) every time m0n0wall is updated.

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