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    SubjectRe: Alcatel speedtouch USB driver and SMP.
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    On Tue, 2002-12-17 at 10:02, Andrew McGregor wrote:
    > The 2.5 tree one works for me *with PPPoATM*, which I gather is kind of a
    > rare setup.
    >
    > Andrew

    Not that rare, pppoa is quite common in Europe setups. FWIW there is now
    a pppoe patch available for the user-mode driver (speedtouch.sf.net) so
    if you have any problems with the kernel mode drivers you have a
    fall-back position.

    >
    > --On Tuesday, December 17, 2002 00:57:32 +1300 Andrew McGregor
    > <andrew@indranet.co.nz> wrote:
    >
    > > There's a binary only one from Alcatel themselves, which only works on
    > > one 2.2 kernel and one (old) 2.4 kernel, the other is on SourceForge, and
    > > is also GPL.
    > >
    > > Andrew, who's just set up one himself on 2.4 and will try 2.5 when enough
    > > else behaves.
    > >
    > > --On Sunday, December 15, 2002 21:13:00 -0800 Greg KH <greg@kroah.com>
    > > wrote:
    > >
    > >> On Sun, Dec 15, 2002 at 08:58:14AM +0000, Colin Paul Adams wrote:
    > >>> >>>>> "Greg" == Greg KH <greg@kroah.com> writes:
    > >>>
    > >>> Greg> On Sun, Dec 15, 2002 at 07:10:33AM +0000, Colin Paul Adams
    > >>> Greg> wrote:
    > >>> >> Can anyone tell me if the speedtouch driver is SMP safe yet?
    > >>>
    > >>> Greg> Which driver? I know of at least 3 different ones :(
    > >>>
    > >>> drivers/usb/misc/speedtouch.c
    > >>
    > >> Ah good, you're using one that the source is available for :)
    > >> I think the developer has said it will work on SMP machines, but what
    > >> problems are you having, and have you asked the author of the code?
    > >>
    > >>> Where are the others?
    > >>
    > >> I don't know, but I know they are out there...
    > >>
    > >> thanks,
    > >>
    > >> greg k-h
    > >> -
    >
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    Alex Bennee
    Senior Hacker, Braddahead Ltd
    The above is probably my personal opinion and may not be that of my
    employer

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