Re: O2micro smartcard reader driver.
From: Eric Piel
Date: Tue Nov 28 2006 - 05:13:58 EST
11/27/2006 06:28 PM, Laurent Bigonville wrote/a Ãcrit:
I found a thread (about one month old) about an OZ711Mx (O2micro mmc
card reader) driver, but unfortunately it uses some closed-source
But I found no thread about the kernel driver for the O2micro PCMCIA
smartcard reader. So I would like to know if there is any chance that
this driver may be included in the mainline kernel.
The source are LGPL'ed and available via the musclecard website. And
I found a patch to make it compile with kernel > 2.6.13 on the ubuntu
support site. AFAIK the module work, the only issue I have is a
small hang when inserting a card in the reader.
If some one could have a look at this.
Actually, this has been discussed on the MUSCLE mailing list (as implied
in the ubuntu bug report): I've upgraded the driver to be compiled on
2.6.17. It works fine (even better actually) with 2.6.18 and 2.6.19.
Latest version I've published is there:
Since then, I've cleaned up the code a bit, but no bug fix. I'll try to
update the version when I'm back home today ;-)
Actually, I've never submitted the driver to the LKML mainly due to lack
of test. I don't have any usable smartcard to check that everything
works. If you could confirm it works, or tell me where it fails, it
would be great!
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