[PATCH 2.6] Intersil Prism54 wireless driver

Jeff Garzik jgarzik at pobox.com
Wed Mar 10 12:41:33 EST 2004


Jean Tourrilhes wrote:
> LKML, I've been pushing for that. The main reason is that we can start
> develop a generic 802.11 stack in Linux only when HostAP is in.

See my other comment...  I fundamentally disagree that HostAP must be in 
the tree before 802.11 stack work can commence.

I would be willing to create a "wireless-2.6" branch of netdev, and 
maintain patches in there [posted to netdev, of course] until the 802.11 
stack is ready to merge.  That might be a more reasonable approach, and 
we could put HostAP in there.

	Jeff






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