Subject: Re: Drivers we should port
To: None <>
From: Juan RP <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 08/18/2006 07:03:14
On Thu, 17 Aug 2006 22:57:54 -0400
Thor Lancelot Simon <> wrote:

> Just so we don't lose track of the discussion some of us had in another
> forum, I'm noting here the following work from OpenBSD:
> 1) The arc(4) driver for Areca RAID cards
> 2) The bnx(4) driver for Broadcom NetXtreme II cards (minus TSO and TOE
>    support -- does OpenBSD support TSO at all?)  We should talk to this
>    driver's author, who works for Broadcom, and see if we can get him
>    to maintain it in NetBSD as well.
> 3) Changes to the sk(4) driver to support the Yukon II DMA descriptor
>    format (though not checksum offload or TSO).  These should allow a
>    minimally functional driver with newer Yukon variants.

msk(4) supports Marvell Yukon II chipsets, it was imported yesterday
in OpenBSD.

And more suggestions:

4) rum(4) RALINK USB RT2501 and RT2601

5) zyd(4) Zydas ZD1211 IEEE 802.11b/g USB