Subject: Re: What parts of the NetBSD-kernel are "closed"?
To: Petar Bogdanovic <>
From: Hubert Feyrer <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 10/12/2005 03:14:15
On Wed, 12 Oct 2005, Petar Bogdanovic wrote:
> Just out of curiosity: Is ath_hal the only 'sourceless' binary in the 
> NetBSD-Kernel?

See src/sys/dev/pci/neo-coeff.h
Funny enough, it seems to be derived from Linux and came in via OpenBSD. :)

I think that other firmware images are used by NetBSD - the ones needed 
for iwi(4) and ipw(4), also I think isp(4) uses some firmware image, etc.

  - Hubert