Originally Posted by fossala
I've got a new netbook and I presumed because it was an atheros chip it would work with pretty much everything but I don't think OpenBSD has any support for this chip yet.
I don't find mention of the AR9565 chip in either the ath(4)
manpages, nor in a search the misc@
Is there anything I can do?
Many laptops today offer multiple USB ports, & as long as one is USB2, dedicating it to a USB wireless dongle isn't a world-ending alternative. I have found urtwn(4)
to be quite satisfactory, & Realtek USB2 dongles are cheap too. eg.
Other vendors may be cheaper still.