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Re: CVS commit: src/sys/dev/pci

In article <>,
David Young  <> wrote:
>On Sun, Jan 30, 2011 at 07:01:07PM -0500, Christos Zoulas wrote:
>> Module Name: src
>> Committed By:        christos
>> Date:                Mon Jan 31 00:01:07 UTC 2011
>> Modified Files:
>>      src/sys/dev/pci: if_iwi.c
>> Log Message:
>> clear register 0x41 as FreeBSD and OpenBSD do. Update copyright to the 
>> latest.
>Over the years, I've seen the cargo cult clear this particular register
>repeatedly on several makes and models of wireless chip.  Nobody has
>been able to explain it by reference to any documentation or a vendor
>recommendation.  Are you sure that this change has any effect or
>See this discussion for the story on this register,

I'd rather leave it in since our iwi driver keeps dying and theirs isn't.
If it does not help I will revert it.


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