Subject: Re: Lost connections in -current?
To: Peter Seebach <>
From: Andrew Cagney <>
List: current-users
Date: 10/22/2002 16:02:47
> In message <>, David Young writes:
>>Which wi0 card are you using? Please send the relevant boot messages.
> wi0 at pcmcia1 function 0: Instant Wireless ,  Network PC CARD, Version 01.02
> wi0: 802.11 address 00:03:2f:00:02:40
> wi0: using RF:PRISM2 MAC:HFA3841 CARD:HWB3163 rev.A
> wi0: Intersil Firmware: Primary (0.3.0), Station (0.7.6)
> wi0: supported rates: 1Mbps 2Mbps 5.5Mbps 11Mbps
> It's a Linksys, a fairly old one.  I've been using it for years, and never
> had problems until the MP kernel updates.  Could be coincidence...

Per my post to macppc, I've encountered similar problems with both:

wi0 at obio0 offset 0x30000 irq 57: 802.11 address 00:30:65:01:37:c9
wi0: using Lucent Embedded WaveLAN/IEEE
wi0: Lucent Firmware: Station (8.70.1)
wi0: supported rates: 1Mbps, 2Mbps, 5.5Mbps, 11Mbps

and a wi0 linksys card.

ac131313@nettle$ uname -a
NetBSD localhost 1.6G NetBSD 1.6G (NETLUX) #0: Sat Sep 21 15:14:07 EDT 
2002     boor@localhost:/usr/new/sys/arch/macppc/compile/NETLUX macppc