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SubjectRe: [PATCH] Create IP100A Driver
On Thu, Jul 27, 2006 at 08:54:27AM -0400, John W. Linville wrote:
> On Thu, Jul 27, 2006 at 03:54:25PM -0400, Jesse Huang wrote:
> > From: Jesse Huang <jesse@icplus.com.tw>
> >
> > This is the first version of IP100A Linux Driver.
>
> One general comment is that your patch is whitespace-damaged,
> undoubtedly mangled by your mailer. I would suggest that you use
> a text- or curses-based mailer (like mutt or even mail) for sending
> patches, but I'm sure there are graphical mailers that can be trained
> to not be "too smart".
>
> > +static struct pci_device_id ipf_pci_tbl[] __devinitdata = {
> > + {0x1186, 0x1002, 0x1186, 0x1002, 0, 0, 0},
> > + {0x1186, 0x1002, 0x1186, 0x1003, 0, 0, 1},
> > + {0x1186, 0x1002, 0x1186, 0x1012, 0, 0, 2},
> > + {0x1186, 0x1002, 0x1186, 0x1040, 0, 0, 3},
> > + {0x1186, 0x1002, PCI_ANY_ID, PCI_ANY_ID, 0, 0, 4},
> > + {0x13F0, 0x0201, PCI_ANY_ID, PCI_ANY_ID, 0, 0, 5},
> > + {0x13F0, 0x0200, PCI_ANY_ID, PCI_ANY_ID, 0, 0, 6},
> > + {0,}
> > +};
>
> This PCI ID table is identical to the one in the sundance driver.
> What advantage does this driver offer over sundance?
>
> Thanks,
>
> John

Having read Johns comment, I went back and looked again, and in fact the entire
driver appears to be a copy of the sundance code. The most significant changes
I can see is that the header includes were moved to ipf.h, and the non-standard
data types (UINT/UCHAR/etc) were added.

Regards
Neil

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