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Old 12-22-2006, 09:33 AM   #1
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LXer: The battle for wireless network drivers


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BSD and Linux programmers have had a lot of success in creating drivers for new computer hardware in a timely manner, but much of their effort has been without the support of major hardware manufacturers. Intel, Marvell, Texas Instruments and Broadcom, though separate and competing entities, seem by one consent to prevent non-Microsoft operating systems from working properly with some of their most widely-used network chips.

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Old 12-22-2006, 10:05 AM   #2
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If you are in the process of buying hardware, that includes wireless technology, certainly including motherboards ... Read this first.
 
  


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