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 From:  Jim Thompson <jim at netgate dot com>
 To:  Jason at Weatherserver dot net
 Cc:  m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] Wireless Question
 Date:  Thu, 31 Mar 2005 09:46:03 -1000
Jason wrote:

>If I got one of these cards http://www.trendnet.com/products/TEW-228PI.htm  would it work with
M0n0.
>  
>
It uses the rtl8180 chipset, which you may find challenging to use with 
FreeBSD.

You've got a couple options.   "Project Evil" (FreeBSD for 
"ndiswrapper") has reported some success:
http://lists.freebsd.org/pipermail/freebsd-mobile/2004-March/003323.html

Also, netbsd has a driver for the rtl8180, which uses net80211, though 
the version of net80211 is quite stale (May 04).   When last I spoke to 
David Young (the committer) about updating same, he said he would, then 
he got
distracted by other things.

Finally, the rtl8181 sourceforge project has a linux driver that also 
uses (a more up to date version of)
the net80211 framework, which you might port to FreeBSD.

Since it appears you've not purchased the card yet, you might consider a 
Prism2/2.5 or Atheros card, since these will plug-n-play (Atheros 
requires a fairly recent beta version of m0n0wall.)