IWN(4D) 4D IWN(4D)

NAME


iwn - Intel(R) WiFi Link 4965 and 100/1000/2000/5000/6000 Series Driver

DESCRIPTION


The iwn 802.11a/g/n wireless NIC driver is a multi-threaded, loadable,
clonable, GLDv3-based STREAMS driver supporting the Intel Wifi Link 4965,
100, 1000, 2000, 5000, and 6000 series of NIC's. Driver functions include
controller initialization, wireless 802.11 infrastructure network
connection, WEP and frame transmit and receive.

CONFIGURATION


The iwn driver performs auto-negotiation to determine the data rate and
mode Supported data rates are 1, 2, 5.5, and 11 Mbit/sec for 802.11b and
802.11g, as well as 6, 9, 12, 18, 24, 36, 48, and 54 Mbit/sec for 802.11a
and 802.11g.

FILES


/dev/iwn Special character device.
/kernel/drv/iwn 32-bit ELF kernel module (x86).
/kernel/drv/amd64/iwn 64-bit ELF kernel module (x86).
/kernel/firmware/iwn/*.ucode iwn firmware files

SEE ALSO


dladm(8), wificonfig(8)

802.11 - Wireless LAN Media Access Control and Physical Layer
Specification- IEEE, 2001

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