Re: [PATCH] Bluetooth: Add DFU driver for Atheros Bluetoothchipset AR3011

From: Marcel Holtmann
Date: Wed Jan 20 2010 - 15:28:21 EST

Hi Luis,

> Signed-off-by: Vikram Kandukuri <vikram.kandukuri@xxxxxxxxxxx>
> Signed-off-by: Alicke Xu <sxu@xxxxxxxxxxx>
> Reviewed-by: Luis R. Rodriguez <lrodriguez@xxxxxxxxxxx>
> Signed-off-by: Marcel Holtmann <marcel@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
> ---
> Linus, this was merged into linux-next already. The driver is small enough,
> it just uploads firmware, I figured it would likely be welcomed into 2.6.33-rc5.
> The patch is the same as it went into linux-next. The firmware is already
> merged as part of the linux-firmware git tree.

what is going on here? Overstepping myself and also Dave for merging a
new driver at this point of time in the development cycle.

The driver is small and self-contained, I agree on that. But remember
the reason why it was not part of 2.6.33-rc1. You guys actually screwed
up the submission. And I didn't get any fixes for 1.5 month. Now you are
pushing it like this?

Dave, I have no objection to merging this. So if you are happy in taking
in it this late, I include it in the round of fixes that I am putting



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