Am Sat, 27 Sep 2014 08:41:56 -0600 (MDT) Warren Block <wbl...@wonkity.com> schrieb:
> On Sat, 27 Sep 2014, O. Hartmann wrote: > > > > > I'm looking for a replacemnt for my 802.11g WiFi PCIe adaptor card and want > > to > > replace it with an 802.11ac adaptor. > > > > Since I made very bad experiences with CURRENT and support of modest modern > > hardware > > (Haswell CPU/Intel 7260 DualBand WiFi NIC), I'd like to ask here first. > > > > I found this PCIe adaptor card attractive: > > > > GigaByte Gigabyte GC-WB867D-I > > > > I can not find ad hoc the WLAN chip used on that specific card, but maybe > > someone has > > experiences with that litte board. > > Newegg reviews say this is an Intel 7260HMW: > http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16813995032&Tpk=N82E16813995032 > > I don't know if that is supported on FreeBSD yet. > > PCIe to mini-PCIe adapters like that can be found separately, allowing > the use of any mini-PCIe card. I've successfully tested an Atheros > AR9280 card in one. Thats a pity. I have already this WiFi adaptor in a Lenovo E540 laptop and it isn't supported by CURRENT. Some rumours say it is supposed to be supported by iwl() in the future.
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