usbatm xusbatm.c,NONE,1.1

Roman Kagan rkagan at
Wed Apr 6 10:39:49 EDT 2005

On Wed, Apr 06, 2005 at 03:15:47PM +0100, David Woodhouse wrote:
> On Wed, 2005-04-06 at 18:12 +0400, Roman Kagan wrote:
> > I haven't got your point yet.  Are you proposing arrays as a means to
> > support multiple different modems simultaneously?
> > 
> > Frankly, I'd like to keep this driver as simple as possible, and I'm not
> > certain making it run multiple modem types at the same time is justified.
> > Can you imagine a use case for that?
> Yes. People do bonding on DSL lines to improve their uplink. There's no
> reason you should be prevent from doing that with two different types of
> DSL modem.

I see...  Sounds like I have to follow Matthieu's suggestion then.

BTW do bonded devices need different MAC addresses?  I guess I need to
pass ESI as a module parameter too, unless it can be set afterwords with
some atm or net tool.


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