Merging with Linus's kernel

Duncan Sands baldrick at
Fri Apr 1 05:58:11 EST 2005

Hi Marco,

> > (2) the new setup requires that the ATM layer generate hotplug events.
> > Roman posted a patch, but I don't know what happened to that.
> It helps a lot if it does, but if it does not then it will not be worse
> than with the old drivers, so this is not a showstopper.


> > (3) a small patch will need to be applied to modem_run, for those weird
> > people who don't want to use the in-kernel firmware loader.
> What is the point of supporting this configuration?

Backwards compatibility.  It's not a big deal.

> > As far as I can see, the main problem we have is me: I have hardly any
> > time to work on this stuff.  Things have calmed down at work so it may
> > be better for the next couple of weeks...
> At least, can you push to Linus my patch to support the Zyxel 630-11?

First I have to push the cxacru driver.  Did Roman not apply your patch?



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