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 From:  bmah at acm dot org (Bruce A. Mah)
 To:  Jim McBeath <jimmc at macrovision dot com>
 Cc:  m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] Anyone used Netgate a/b/g card in Soekris?
 Date:  Fri, 07 Nov 2003 18:12:37 -0800
If memory serves me right, Jim McBeath wrote:

> 2. Has anyone used the Netgate EL-5354MP Aries card with m0n0wall?
> 	   http://www.netgate.com/5354AriesMP.html
>    It's an "Atheros 802.11a/g 5354 ARIES Type IIIa mini PCI card".
>    Does the m0n0wall kernel have drivers for that in it, or will I have
>    to do some hacking?  The Netgate web page for this card says "BSD
>    drivers are in the kernel tree", but I don't know if that means they
>    are in m0n0.  Will it work in all the a/b/g modes, or is it a waste
>    of money to buy this card in this situation?

It won't work at all.

Atheros chipset support is a FreeBSD 5.X feature (specifically, FreeBSD 
5.1 and later).  m0n0wall is based on FreeBSD 4.9.

Bruce.