ath(4) failing with ath_reset for AR9285

Justin Sherrill justin at
Thu Jan 19 09:45:09 PST 2012

As Matthias pointed out:

On Thu, Jan 19, 2012 at 3:31 AM, ssgriffonuser <ssgriffonuser at> wrote:
> I just installed DFBSD on my EEE netbook and the ath driver seems to be
> failing after wpa_supplicant is run.  The connection is established but the
> message "ath_reset" is also printed.  After that message is printed,
> dhclient wlan0 cannot connect to the dhcp server.
> I had a similar problem when I installed FreeBSD 8.2 on the same netbook.
>  However, Adrian Chadd had already fixed the problem in -HEAD so I was able
> to update the driver and everything worked fine.
> I'm fairly certain that these problems were one in the same but if somebody
> else has any ideas I'm all ears.
> If Adrian is listening on this list, do you remember what that problem was?
>  If so, is it something that I can fix or do I need to know the inner
> workings of the ath card that are hidden behind an NDA?
> Thanks

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