[PATCH] [Jaunty] SRU: Re-submit backport atl1c driver to support Atheros AR8132

Tim Gardner tim.gardner at canonical.com
Tue Aug 25 03:36:37 BST 2009


Leann Ogasawara wrote:
> Hi All,
> 
> Per previous discussions [1], I'm re-submitting this SRU for Jaunty.
> 
> http://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/415358
> 
> SRU Justification:
> 
> Impact: Atheros AR8132 / L1c Gigabit Ethernet Adapter fails to operate
> in Jaunty due to the lack of driver support.
> 
> Fix: Backport the atl1c driver from Karmic back to Jaunty.
> 
> Testcase: Install and run a default Jaunty kernel and confirm that the
> nic fails to be detected nor works. Install the patched Jaunty kernel,
> reboot, and confirm this nic is now detected automatically and working.
> 
> Bug reporter has tested and confirmed the default driver in Karmic works
> and that the backported driver to Jaunty also works.  The pull request
> is below.  I've attached the patches rather than inlined as it's a
> rather large diff.
> 
> Thanks,
> Leann
> 
> [1] https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/kernel-team/2009-August/006883.html
> 
> The following changes since commit bcbd7c7fbf155ea7378fe8beedf6fe72c5b86dd1:
>   Stefan Bader (1):
>         UBUNTU: SAUCE: oldconfig: Fix variable names following debian
> 
> are available in the git repository at:
> 
>   git://kernel.ubuntu.com/ogasawara/ubuntu-jaunty.git lp415358
> 
> Leann Ogasawara (2):
>       UBUNTU: Add the atl1c driver to support Atheros AR8132
>       UBUNTU: Updating configs to enable the atl1c driver
> 
>  debian.master/config/amd64/config           |    1 +
>  debian.master/config/armel/config.iop32x    |    1 +
>  debian.master/config/armel/config.ixp4xx    |    1 +
>  debian.master/config/armel/config.versatile |    1 +
>  debian.master/config/i386/config            |    1 +
>  debian.master/config/lpia/config            |    1 +
>  ubuntu/Kconfig                              |    1 +
>  ubuntu/Makefile                             |    1 +
>  ubuntu/atl1c/Kconfig                        |   10 +
>  ubuntu/atl1c/Makefile                       |    2 +
>  ubuntu/atl1c/atl1c.h                        |  605 ++++++
>  ubuntu/atl1c/atl1c_ethtool.c                |  319 +++
>  ubuntu/atl1c/atl1c_hw.c                     |  527 +++++
>  ubuntu/atl1c/atl1c_hw.h                     |  859 ++++++++
>  ubuntu/atl1c/atl1c_main.c                   | 2801 +++++++++++++++++++++++++++
>  15 files changed, 5131 insertions(+), 0 deletions(-)
>  create mode 100644 ubuntu/atl1c/Kconfig
>  create mode 100644 ubuntu/atl1c/Makefile
>  create mode 100644 ubuntu/atl1c/atl1c.h
>  create mode 100644 ubuntu/atl1c/atl1c_ethtool.c
>  create mode 100644 ubuntu/atl1c/atl1c_hw.c
>  create mode 100644 ubuntu/atl1c/atl1c_hw.h
>  create mode 100644 ubuntu/atl1c/atl1c_main.c
> 
> 
> 

Stefan - this applies clean though you'll have to re-run updateconfigs. 
Also, one of the commit messages has a Karmic git-web URL that doesn't 
point to anything since I've rebased the tree, so you ought to clean it out.

ACK

rtg
-- 
Tim Gardner tim.gardner at canonical.com



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