Enable CONFIG_NFC_LLCP config option

Tim Gardner tim.gardner at canonical.com
Wed Nov 28 16:15:03 UTC 2012

On 11/28/2012 08:14 AM, Szymon Janc wrote:
> On Wednesday 28 of November 2012 16:58:35 Tim Gardner wrote:
> Hi,
>> On 11/28/2012 06:46 AM, Szymon Janc wrote:
>>> Hi,
>>> Please consider enabling CONFIG_NFC_LLCP to enable support for NFC LLCP
>>> sockets. This is needed for NFC p2p support eg. Android or Nokia N9 allow
>>> to perform NFC to Bluetooth handover with it. This is needed to support this
>>> feature with neard daemon - userspace part of Linux NFC stack [1].
>>> [1] https://01.org/linux-nfc/
>> Is this for the Nexus 7 kernel only ?
> This is not related to any hardware, stack is hardware independent (as long as
> driver in kernel exists). I run it on PandaBoard and standard PC.
> Does this answer your question?

OK, it looks like net/nfc/llcp is getting plenty of upstream love. There
are a bunch of patches queued for 3.8 in linux-next (which is our
ultimate release target).


Tim Gardner tim.gardner at canonical.com

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