[RFC][PATCH][WIP] b43: N-PHY: set band width

Larry Finger Larry.Finger at lwfinger.net
Tue Mar 30 14:06:53 EDT 2010

On 03/30/2010 12:54 PM, Rafał Miłecki wrote:
> ---
> I've problem with deciding how to keep some data needed by band width setting
> code. Generally these band width-related routines are considered "common", to
> be used by more than just N-PHY. So probably the most /correct/ way should be
> to add some variables like maccontrol, wake_override, clk and other to struct
> b43_phy which is shared between all PHYs. However we would not use these vars
> in anything except N-PHY, so we would just waste users memory.
> Could you help me decide correct way to handle this?

I have not done the RE yet, but the SSLPN PHY is multi-band and will likely need
all the band width parameters needed by the N PHY. I would vote for putting them
in a "common" struct.


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