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authorJouni Malinen <jouni.malinen@atheros.com>2009-11-23 15:08:59 (GMT)
committerJouni Malinen <j@w1.fi>2010-01-09 18:53:57 (GMT)
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Add cleared deprecation notes on iwl,ndiswrapper,madwifi(sta) wrappers
These driver wrappers should not be used anymore; WEXT should be used instead. However, there may still be users stuck on older kernel versions that may require driver specific wrappers, so the source code still remains in the repository.
Diffstat (limited to 'src')
-rw-r--r--src/drivers/driver_madwifi.c4
-rw-r--r--src/drivers/driver_ndiswrapper.c6
2 files changed, 9 insertions, 1 deletions
diff --git a/src/drivers/driver_madwifi.c b/src/drivers/driver_madwifi.c
index cc6f27e..7521037 100644
--- a/src/drivers/driver_madwifi.c
+++ b/src/drivers/driver_madwifi.c
@@ -11,6 +11,10 @@
* license.
*
* See README and COPYING for more details.
+ *
+ * Please note that madwifi supports WPA configuration via Linux wireless
+ * extensions and if the kernel includes support for this, driver_wext.c should
+ * be used instead of this driver wrapper.
*/
#include "includes.h"
diff --git a/src/drivers/driver_ndiswrapper.c b/src/drivers/driver_ndiswrapper.c
index d8bd72e..b5c534a 100644
--- a/src/drivers/driver_ndiswrapper.c
+++ b/src/drivers/driver_ndiswrapper.c
@@ -11,6 +11,10 @@
* license.
*
* See README and COPYING for more details.
+ *
+ * Please note that ndiswrapper supports WPA configuration via Linux wireless
+ * extensions and if the kernel includes support for this, driver_wext.c should
+ * be used instead of this driver wrapper.
*/
#include "includes.h"
@@ -345,7 +349,7 @@ static void wpa_ndiswrapper_deinit(void *priv)
const struct wpa_driver_ops wpa_driver_ndiswrapper_ops = {
.name = "ndiswrapper",
- .desc = "Linux ndiswrapper",
+ .desc = "Linux ndiswrapper (deprecated; use wext)",
.set_wpa = wpa_ndiswrapper_set_wpa,
.set_key = wpa_ndiswrapper_set_key,
.set_countermeasures = wpa_ndiswrapper_set_countermeasures,