Re: Linux Wireless Mini-Summit -- Ottawa -- July 22, 2008

From: Dan Williams
Date: Wed Jul 16 2008 - 12:30:21 EST

On Wed, 2008-07-16 at 10:24 +0200, Johannes Berg wrote:
> > > Not sure exactly what you mean with this one. Are you talking about
> > > the lib80211 line item? Or enhancements to the mac80211 component
> > > to support full(er) MAC designs?
> >
> > I hope just lib80211. We shouldn't be extending mac80211 to fullmac or
> > quasi-fullmac parts. But we can certainly share a lot of stuff.
> > lib80211 is where I see any additional fullmac effort going.
> Just a minor point wrt. lib80211: I see little use in creating yet
> another module since hopefully soon enough fullmac chipsets will bind
> cfg80211 anyway so all of that stuff might as well be in there.

worksforme, I don't really care where that stuff goes as long as we get
it in one place :)


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