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Re: [ANNOUNCE] d80211 based driver for Intel PRO/Wireless 3945ABG

From:  "John W. Linville" <>
To:  Pavel Roskin <>
Subject:  Re: [ANNOUNCE] d80211 based driver for Intel PRO/Wireless 3945ABG
Date:  Sat, 10 Feb 2007 17:41:11 -0500
Cc:  Theodore Tso <>,,,,, James Ketrenos <>
Archive-link:  Article, Thread

On Sat, Feb 10, 2007 at 12:53:51PM -0500, Pavel Roskin wrote:
> Quoting "John W. Linville" <>:
> > > Very cool!  Is it likely that d80211 and iwlwifi will be pushed into
> > > mainline in time for 2.6.21?
> >
> > Hmmm...I think we need to spend a cycle or so in -mm.  2.6.22 seems
> > more likely for mainline.
> I think we should take this as a goal.  Last time I checked, d80211 wasn't in
> -mm.  Perhaps it should go there.  And by the way, the latest changes from
> netdev->class_dev to netdev->dev break d80211.  Perhaps we should rebase
> wireless-dev immediately after 2.6.21-rc1, fix all compile issues and submit
> the patch to -mm.

That is basically the plan. :-)

John W. Linville

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