In Other BSDs for 2016/12/31

Last anything for the year!

 

In Other BSDs for 2016/12/24

Merry almost Christmas!

 

In Other BSDs for 2016/12/17

Much better this week; I actually have links.

In Other BSDs for 2016/12/03

I have a pretty significant backlog of links for this week – to the point I had to open a separate browser window to sort out open tabs.

In Other BSDs for 2016/11/26

I use italics a lot this week.

In Other BSDs for 2016/11/19

A much more well-rounded crop of BSD links this week.

 

In Other BSDs for 2016/11/12

Started out with a short list, but I managed to find some extra links by Friday.

Full-offload scan and what it means

Imre Vadasz is working on full-offload scan support for wlan, imported from FreeBSD.  That doesn’t change much from a user point of view, other that (I assume) reducing load and power usage a tiny amount.  I’m reinforcing something most people don’t think about: there’s tiny computers inside your computer with their own firmware and processors, that you don’t directly control.