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 From:  Joe Nardone <jnardone at gmail dot com>
 To:  m0n0wall dash dev at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall-dev] Re: [m0n0wall] OS platform
 Date:  Thu, 2 Feb 2006 14:02:46 -0500
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>
> > Holger Bauer schrieb am 30. January 2006:
> >
> > I am questioning the FreeBSD choice for
> > m0n0wall.
> >
> > the availability
> > of hardware drivers is not as important on an embedded system like
> > Wrap or Soekris.
> >


This is not entirely true.  One of the bigger complaints from a lot of
people (and evidenced in the survey results) is the abysmal support for
Wireless in m0n0wall.  Currently there is NO supported A or G card that
works with M0n0wall since the drivers aren't in 4.x.

The discussions last fall on this topic made it pretty clear that FBSD6
provided the best path in terms of driver support for these devices.  The
OpenBSD wireless implementation was not given very high marks (I can't say,
that's outside of my knowledge.)

Joe