abonilla at linuxwireless.org
Thu Mar 9 06:29:34 GMT 2006
On Wed, 2006-03-08 at 17:40 -0800, Miles Lane wrote:
> On 3/8/06, Paul Sladen <ubuntu at paul.sladen.org> wrote:
> > On Wed, 8 Mar 2006, Alejandro Bonilla wrote:
> > Hello Alejandro,
> > > Are we on a package freeze?
> > Yes, very much so.
> > > we need to include the ipw2200-fw-3.0 into the main CD's and so on.
> > Does this new firmware work with the existing kernel-driver and solve the
> > problem, or does it require a rev to the kernel-driver aswell?
> Yes, a new driver is required. I am not sure if the latest ieee80211 driver
> stuff is needed also. You can ask here: ipw2100-devel at lists.sourceforge.net
> Or try:
> Zhu Yi <yi.zhu at intel.com>
> James Ketrenos <jketreno at linux.intel.com>
> > Second. Can you provide some URLs please.
The latest ieee80211, firmware, ipw2200, ipw2100 and new Project ipw3945
should make it into Dapper. This is -really- an used Wireless card and
we can avoid trouble by having this included. I know that by monday, we
will have a nice and ready version that could be pushed into Dapper.
Please consider it.
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