[Gllug] London laptop recommendations

Chris Jones cmsj at tenshu.net
Tue Jun 5 09:28:58 UTC 2007


Mike Brodbelt wrote:
> I believe that's true only for some chipsets, and the Intel drivers for 
> the most recent wireless chipsets have done away with it.

I meant the most recent Intel chipset. See
http://ipw3945.sourceforge.net/ (specifically the Requirements section)

It has been widely suggested that they designed it so the binary daemon
could be worked around, but I'm not sure if any distributions have been
brave enough to try it.

Even with a binary userspace daemon, you're far better off than with
binary kernel driver

Chris Jones
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