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 From:  Jim Thompson <jim at netgate dot com>
 To:  Chris Buechler <cbuechler at gmail dot com>
 Cc:  "Monowall User List" <m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch>
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] 802.11 draft N miniPCI cards for ALIX
 Date:  Wed, 23 Jan 2008 23:55:21 -1000
On Jan 21, 2008, at 2:08 PM, Chris Buechler wrote:

> On Jan 21, 2008 5:13 AM, Sebastian Davie <sd at clients dot ch> wrote:
>> Hi All
>>
>> Is there a 802.11 draft N card around with would work with m0n0wall  
>> and an
>> ALIX board? Has anyone played around with one yet?
>>
>
> The FreeBSD versions used in currently-available m0n0wall releases do
> not support N. a/b/g is supported with the 1.3 releases. I'm not sure
> of the status of N support in any FreeBSD release, though I would
> guess it'll eventually be in 7.x.

Sam Leffler (who's leads nearly all the 802.11 work in FreeBSD) just  
completed some NetBSD-based 802.11n work for Apple's latest Airport.

> It's hard to say when you'll see it at this point, but I would guess  
> at least a few months.

as long as 'few > 18', sure.

I'd expect a new HAL soon though.  :-)

Jim