Question about MAC access in HostAP

Pavel Roskin proski
Thu Feb 19 22:05:27 PST 2004

On Tue, 17 Feb 2004, GANNOUNE Lassaad wrote:

> Thank you Jouni for your reply. But, do you think that Intersil or Texas
> Instrument or any other vendor will release a firmware that supports
> 802.11e MAC protocol ? If so, have you any interest in implementing HCF
> MAC functions as a driver under Linux?

Intersil has (or had) secondary and tertiary firmware with QoS support,
but it wasn't distributed publicly.  I guess you could contact
GlobespanVirata, maybe they still have it.  Prepare to sign an NDA and pay
large sums of money.

Pavel Roskin

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