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    SubjectRe: [PATCH] Staging: rtl8187se: r8180_core.c: Fix coding style issue
    On 03/13/2012 09:46 PM, Joe Perches wrote:
    > On Tue, 2012-03-13 at 22:33 -0400, Andrew Miller wrote:
    >> Thanks, you help me alot
    >> If you don't mind me asking a few more question.
    >> Would fixing things like this
    >> - if(x==y)
    >> + if(x == y)
    >> be worthless?
    > I don't work on staging code.
    > I believe the staging rtl8187se directory could be
    > deleted as there is a working mainline directory
    > for the 8187 (drivers/net/wireless/rtl818x/rtl8187)
    > so you may not actually be adding anything of value.
    > I don't know if the 8187se is supported by the 8187
    > code but likely Larry Finger (cc'd) knows better.

    Driver rtl8187 handles USB devices - the RTL8187SE is PCI based - thus separate
    drivers are needed. I have done a lot of the conversion of a mac80211-based
    driver for the RTL8187SE, but ran into a problem where it could transmit small
    packets, but fail completely for longer ones. While trying to fix that, I needed
    to work on devices that had no Linux driver, and I have not gotten back to it.


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