Re: [PATCH 2/2] rt{2860,2870}sta: Use request_firmware() to load firmware

From: Darren Salt
Date: Mon Jan 18 2010 - 11:24:48 EST

I demand that Ben Hutchings may or may not have written...

> When originally introduced into staging, these drivers had custom
> firmware-loading code which checked a version number and CRC at the end of
> each blob. This reintroduces those checks, using crc-ccitt instead of
> custom code.

> The removed firmware will be added to the linux-firmware.git repository.

> Based on work by Darren Salt <linux@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>.

> Signed-off-by: Ben Hutchings <ben@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>

Tested-By: Darren Salt <linux@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>

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Pentium: Produces Erroneous Numbers Thru' Inadequate Understanding of Maths.
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