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Re: [PATCH] Add 32bit emulation for wireless

To: Andi Kleen <ak@xxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] Add 32bit emulation for wireless
From: Jean Tourrilhes <jt@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Mon, 19 Jan 2004 12:51:00 -0800
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On Mon, Jan 19, 2004 at 09:35:01PM +0100, Andi Kleen wrote:
> On Mon, 19 Jan 2004 12:19:12 -0800
> Jean Tourrilhes <jt@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> 
> > On Mon, Jan 19, 2004 at 09:01:32PM +0100, Andi Kleen wrote:
> > > 
> > > [1] I actually have a Samsung wireless card, but it's not working
> > > due to missing support for the Cirrus 6729 PCMCIA bridge on there.
> > 
> >     I was wondering, because Samsungs cards should be supported by
> > the HostAP driver (which remind me, HostAP needs to go in the kernel).
> 
> It apparently works with David Hinds' PCMCIA kit, but that is far
> too messy to patch into a changing development kernel all the time.
> The main problem seems to be the missing bridge support in the kernel
> PCMCIA, so the wireless driver cannot even see the chip.

        I see you have it covered :
http://www.ussg.iu.edu/hypermail/linux/kernel/0312.1/0469.html
        You may want to get in touch with Dominik Brodowski and
Russell King, because the i82365 driver in 2.6.X is fairly stable (as
opposed to the CardBus stuff).

> -Andi

        Jean

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