[PATCH] b43: AC-PHY: prepare place for developing new PHY support
kvalo at codeaurora.org
Sun Jan 25 23:04:33 PST 2015
Rafał Miłecki <zajec5 at gmail.com> writes:
> There are new (not anymore?) Broadcom 802.11ac wireless cards based on
> chipsets like BCM4352 and BCM4360. They use a new PHY type (called
> simply AC) that will require new specific code.
> Signed-off-by: Rafał Miłecki <zajec5 at gmail.com>
> Kalle: as this commit & Kconfig say, this is just a beginning of new
> PHY type support. In the past we used development model this patch
> follows. Code for new PHY was added patch by patch. Adding everything
> at once would require a huge patchset & development behing the doors.
> Also sending small patches allows better review of changes & should
> result in a better code quality. Let me know if there are any
Sounds good to me. Just keep dependency to BROKEN until it's usable and
make sure that the code compiles after every patch.
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