Re: Prism2.5 PCI support for HostAP

From: Reyk Floeter (
Date: 2002-04-08 23:29:05 UTC

On Mon, Apr 08, 2002 at 09:21:09PM +0300, Jouni Malinen wrote:
> On Mon, Apr 08, 2002 at 03:14:50PM +0400, Nil Alexandrov wrote:
> > I have D-Link DWL-520 PCI card, HostAP works well with the following patch
> > for enable PCI support :
> >
> >
> > The only problem is that they are not so faster to make new patches.
> > Will you add this patch in your development branch ?

it's a little bit difficult to provide patches for the HostAP driver, because the code changes very often. there are only some huge sources files and i think it would be better to split them into pieces to make our life and development easier ;).

ok, i'm going to upgrade it for the latest HostAP driver, if Jouni has done all his announced major changes.

> I'm hoping to get few PCI cards for development use soon and I will
> take a closer look in the PCI support as soon as these cards
> arrive. There are couple of PCI and PLX related patches and yes, I'm
> going to merge them into the driver distribution.

good news!


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