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Re: net driver directory moves for 2.5

To: Dave Airlie <airlied@xxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: net driver directory moves for 2.5
From: Chris Wedgwood <cw@xxxxxxxx>
Date: Sat, 23 Jun 2001 03:55:22 +1200
Cc: Jes Sorensen <jes@xxxxxxxxxx>, Jeff Garzik <jgarzik@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>, netdev@xxxxxxxxxxx
In-reply-to: <Pine.LNX.4.32.0106221638090.12035-100000@skynet>; from airlied@xxxxxxxxx on Fri, Jun 22, 2001 at 04:38:49PM +0100
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On Fri, Jun 22, 2001 at 04:38:49PM +0100, Dave Airlie wrote:
    
    what about the 3c503... that's a 3COM, 8390, ISA network card :-)
    
    he's the bext example I can think of ...

        drivers/net/<chipset-flavour>/blah   for those that apply
        drivers/net/<vendor>/blah            for 3com chips that don't fit

sort of thing seems reasonable. 

Maybe even for some architectures doing arch or sub specific
directories where there will be no overlap outside of the driver
(e.g. old sun sbus cards?)



  --cw


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