Contributed by grey on from the more news from the freed firmware dept.
Jeremy Andrews of kerneltrap.org has a feature interview with Theo de Raadt regarding the recent push from the OpenBSD community to try and get wireless chipset vendors such as Texas Instruments to open source their firmware. The full story can be found here.
It is also worth noting (and is discussed a bit in Jeremy's interview) that the ath driver was imported with a free Hardware Abstraction Layer (HAL) yesterday. Exciting progress, but what about those TI ACX cards? Bill Carney et al at TI I guess still need encouragement to get on board.
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