Jean Tourrilhes wrote:
On Wed, Mar 10, 2004 at 04:55:48PM +0000, Christoph Hellwig wrote:
+ "Set card mode:\n0: Auto\n1: Ad-Hoc\n2: Managed Client
(Default)\n3: Master / Access Point\n4: Repeater (Not supported yet)\n5: Secondary (Not
supported yet)\n6: Monitor");
Please use module_param
I would even say that this is useless because the driver
support WE, and WE scripts set the mode before the card is up.
module_param() is a type-safe interface roughly identical to
MODULE_PARM(). Therefore, if MODULE_PARM() works, module_param() works
diff -Naur -X /home/mcgrof/lib/dontdiff
--- linux-2.6.3/drivers/net/wireless/prism54/isl_wds.c Thu Jan 1 00:00:00 1970
+++ linux-2.6.3-prism54/drivers/net/wireless/prism54/isl_wds.c Thu Mar 4
WDS doesn't belong into a driver but in higher-level code.
The big 802.11 reorg can only happen when HostAP is in the
ISTR it needed some cleaning up before it could go in.
Further, in Linux, there is _never_ a requirement that "this driver be
included before we can clean up." You can start the re-org any time you
wish. Out-of-tree maintainers can follow the re-org, sometimes more easily.
P.S. I still need to look at your netlink thing. Seems like a decent