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Re: [PATCH 2.6] Intersil Prism54 wireless driver

To: Jeff Garzik <jgarzik@xxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: [PATCH 2.6] Intersil Prism54 wireless driver
From: Pavel Machek <pavel@xxxxxx>
Date: Mon, 15 Mar 2004 23:18:26 +0100
Cc: Jouni Malinen <jkmaline@xxxxxxxxx>, James Ketrenos <jketreno@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>, jt@xxxxxxxxxx, Christoph Hellwig <hch@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>, "David S. Miller" <davem@xxxxxxxxxx>, netdev@xxxxxxxxxxx, Linux kernel mailing list <linux-kernel@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
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On St 10-03-04 21:43:08, Jeff Garzik wrote:
> Jouni Malinen wrote:
> >done, I would hope to get the code merged into the kernel tree either
> >with full Host AP driver or separately. One option would be to first add
> >Host AP driver in its current structure (i.e., everything in
> >drivers/net/wireless) and then create a new directory (net/ieee80211 ?)
> >for generic IEEE 802.11 functionality and start moving things like the
> >IEEE 802.11 encryption into the new location.
> 
> Given the discussion today, I think my preference is to merge all of 
> HostAP into the wireless-2.6 tree I just created, then submit patches to 
> that which create and populate net/802_11.  Once the work on that is 
> mostly done, it can get merged back into the main upstream tree.

Can we have net/wifi? 802_11 looks ugly. 802.11 would be better, but
wifi seems best.
                                                                Pavel
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