[Prism54-devel] Re: documentation used for prism54 driver
Luis R. Rodriguez
mcgrof at gmail.com
Fri Jun 17 00:39:20 UTC 2005
On 6/16/05, Daniel Roesen <dr at cluenet.de> wrote:
> On Thu, Jun 16, 2005 at 08:14:22PM -0400, Luis R. Rodriguez wrote:
> > The project is not abandoned. Think of the project a success as the
> > prism54 driver is already in the stock kernel. In fact it is the only
> > 802.11g driver on the stock kernel. The problems we have always faced
> > have been lack of support or documentation. We're at a point where the
> > final tasks left are a pain in the ass due to the lack of
> > documentation.
> Well, there are still ongoing serious lock-ups. I simply cannot
> copy larger files from an NFS server to my laptop without lockups
> every few seconds. Given that another poster reported that he has
> exactly the same problems with 2.6.11 kernel too, I don't think it's my
> 2.4-based FC1 vendor kernel.
I don't doubt there are probably some problems pending. Its to be
expected. We also lack developers. If I could verify your problem I'd
tackle it. What I'd like ot concentrate on first though is WPA. If you
wish to help you can try to dive in and see if you can pin-point the
> Except of the other guy confirming my probs, my reports were ignored
> yet. Thus, I don't even have a clue how to help getting this fixed.
Don't think of it as ignored, think of it as we don't have enough
people to look into it.
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