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Re: Wireless PCI card support in upcoming 3.6
- To: misc_(_at_)_openbsd_(_dot_)_org
- Subject: Re: Wireless PCI card support in upcoming 3.6
- From: Brad <brad_(_at_)_comstyle_(_dot_)_com>
- Date: Thu, 16 Sep 2004 01:25:01 -0400
On Wed, Sep 15, 2004 at 09:46:41PM +0400, Toxa wrote:
> On Wed, Sep 15, 2004 at 10:15:16AM -0500, Peter H. Coffin wrote:
> > Look, I'll put it really simply.
> > OpenBSD isn't an OS for "common users". It's for people that are
> > committed to OpenBSD's principles deeply enough to understand why
> > least partly flawed, and will cause chafing. However, the problems you
> > encounter with the imperfect choice of operating system are *your*
> > problems, not OpenBSD's. If this is the case for you, FreeBSD is
> > probably a better choice for your "favorite OS".
> Yes, you are 100% right. Thank you.
> I use OpenBSD on my bridges because of it's pf. The rest of my network
> servers are powered by FreeBSD. Server, desktop, whatever else, you should
> not choose your "favorite OS" for this tasks, you should choose
> "suitable OS". So this way OpenBSD is not suitable for 802.11g cards.
> And that's all.
Yes and a lot of people would make the decision to use OpenBSD on their
server, desktop, whatever else, baby mulching machine, VPN appliance,
you name it. Your criteria for a "suitable OS" does not match what everyone
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