November 6th, 2005, 00:10

"This is a partial list of new features and systems included in OpenBSD 3.8. For a comprehensive list, see the changelog leading to 3.8.

* Improved hardware support, including:
o New aps driver for the built-in accelerometer found in some IBM ThinkPad laptops.
o New art driver for Accom Networks Artery T1 and E1 cards.
o New auixp driver for the ATI IXP series integrated AC'97 audio controller.
o New ciss driver for Compaq Smart ARRAY 5 and 6 RAID controllers.
o New epic driver for SMC 83C170 ethernet adapters.
o New ichwdt driver for Intel 6300ESB ICH watchdog timer.
o New pcn driver for the AMD Am79c97x (PCnet) ethernet adapters.
o New safte driver for SCSI Accessed Fault-Tolerant Enclosures, and a rewritten ses driver for SCSI Enclosure Services, both allowing monitoring through sysctl and sensorsd.
o New ueagle driver for Analog Devices Eagle ADSL modems.
o New uipaq driver for iPAQ USB serial.
o New viasio driver for VIA VT1211 LPC Super I/O hardware sensors.
o New zaudio driver for the built-in Zaurus audio CODEC.
o Improved com driver for serial port PCMCIA cards, such as cellular modems on Zaurus.
o Improved support for many umass devices.
o Updated driver from X.Org for the Intel i810 family graphics chipset, including support for the external VGA output on laptops. "