Posted Sep 27, 2008 12:23 UTC (Sat) by Xanadu
In reply to: So much to the whole "we can't release it due to regulatory reasons" excuse.
Parent article: Atheros releases ath5k HAL code
I wonder why they didn't release the code to the current
That's easy. That's probably is what the distro they use on their test
machine has considered "stable". Here on my Gentoo machine(s):
qlist -Iv hal
Would things work better if I unmask a newer version of HAL? Yea, maybe.
I don't know what could work better, though. All the hardware in
my laptop (HP-dv6871us) is recognised and running. Why would / should I
then bother at that point?
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