[rt2x00-users] Backporting rt2800usb driver feasible?
helmut.schaa at googlemail.com
Wed Dec 22 21:27:47 EST 2010
Am Mittwoch, 22. Dezember 2010 schrieb David Müller (ELSOFT AG):
> As far as i can see some code to support the RT3070 chip is part of
> Linux since kernel 2.6.31.
> My RT3070 based USB module is recognized since 2.6.31 but with kernel
> 2.6.31 til 2.6.34, even a basic test like "iwlist scan" fails with "No
> scan results". The rt2800usb driver in 2.6.35 seems to be the first one
> Does anybody know or remember what may be the key difference between the
> nonworking rt2800usb driver in 2.6.34 and working one in 2.6.35 and if
> back porting this change to 2.6.31 may be feasible?
I don't think backporting is feasible, just too many changes. However,.
you should be able to compile compat-wireless  against your kernel.
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