[PATCH] libertas: add sysfs hooks to update boot2 and persistent firmware

John Watlington wad at laptop.org
Tue Jun 3 11:18:26 EDT 2008

On Jun 3, 2008, at 11:08 AM, David Woodhouse wrote:

> On Tue, 2008-06-03 at 11:03 -0400, John Watlington wrote:
>> My bad.   This is now Trac #7170
>> http://dev.laptop.org/ticket/7170
>> All of the information in this ticket comes from email exchanged with
>> dcbw and dwmw2 when I first discovered it.
> Didn't we fix that months ago by increasing the time we wait for
> flashing? Is this really what Ricardo was talking about?

I think you are referring to same increased time that Dan mentions in
his comment ?    I don't remember any discussion after that email
exchange (on Feb. 1, 2008).   But then again, my memory is going...

> He needs to be careful he doesn't get the same kind of reputation as
> Michail already has. We have enough people whose words need to be  
> taken
> with a _large_ pinch of salt around here already.

Let's keep the discussion professional, please.

I was under the impression that there was one big difference between  
the method
used in the driver and the userspace method.   One uses the host  
processor to
do the programming, and the other uses the ARM on the module.


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