It works in FreeBSD
driver man 4 upgt
supports USB 2.0 Conexant/Intersil PrismGT series wireless adapters based on the GW3887 chipset.
This driver requires the upgtfw
firmware to be installed before it will work.
It only available from package, Download it at http://weongyo.org/project/upgt/upgt....13.1.0.tar.gz
, and install it by pkg_add
(man 1 pkg_add).
upgt supports software WEP, but is not enabled by default; for security reasons.
upgt driver can operate in 2 modes:
1- BSS Mode(Infrastructure) : associating with an access point
2- Monitor Mode : Without associating with an access point
driver just supports the USB 2.0 devices (GW3887 chipset) butnot the USB 1.0 devices containing the NET2280, ISL3880, and ISL3886 chipsets.
The upgt driver first appeared in OpenBSD 4.3.
Reverse engineered at : http://www.prism54.org/