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 From:  Chris Buechler <cbuechler at gmail dot com>
 To:  DLStrout <dstrout at maine dot rr dot com>
 Cc:  m0n0wall dash dev at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall-dev] Looking for a compatible a/b/g PCI WLAN Card
 Date:  Mon, 7 Mar 2005 22:39:09 -0500
On Sun, 06 Mar 2005 15:23:40 -0500, DLStrout <dstrout at maine dot rr dot com> wrote:
> All,
> I have setup several m0n0walls and let me state ...... FANTASTIC PRODUCT!!!!
> 
> I have a simple question ... does anyone know of a
> good/reliable/available PCI 802.11a/b/g adapter.  I am running the
> PC-CDROM version of m0n0wall and have had great luck w/ the D-Link 520
> PCI Card, but it is only 802.11b (11/22mbps).  I am running the new
> m0n0wall 1.2b6 BETA and have been scouring the FreeBSD doc (hardware
> compatinbility) and see several good varients but also notice the the
> 1.11 m0n0wall docs and the 1.2b6 WLAN section state very clearly that
> only the wi(4) driver is supported ...... bummer!
> 
> Are there any plans to expand the driver / WLAN support in the current
> BETA or is this something that will come w/ the final "stable" 1.2 release?
> 

The docs need to be updated and I haven't had time to finish the
update yet.  But the wi driver is not the only supported driver. 
1.2b6 has an(4), wi(4), and ath(4) driver support.

1.11 also has more than wi(4), the docs just state that hostap is only
supported on wi cards.

-Chris