lkml.org 
[lkml]   [2000]   [Nov]   [27]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
 
Messages in this thread
Patch in this message
/
Date
From
SubjectUSB-Storage drivers
Hi Matthew, David, Linus,

any particular reason why the support for special dongles in the usb-storage
driver can not be selected during kernel configuration? (See attached patch).

I can only tell about the Freecom support in the usb-storage driver: It
works flawlessly for me driving some OnStream USB30 tape drive (with the
osst driver). So, I think it should be offered to people who want to try.

Of course, it's up to you. Maybe you want to put some ifdef CONFIG_EXPERIMENTAL
around it or a little help text. But I'd definitely appreciate the
possibility to compile the drivers without patching the Config file.

Regards,
--
Kurt Garloff <kurt@garloff.de> [Eindhoven, NL]
Physics: Plasma simulations <k.garloff@phys.tue.nl> [TU Eindhoven, NL]
Linux: SCSI, Security <garloff@suse.de> [SuSE Nuernberg, FRG]
(See mail header or public key servers for PGP2 and GPG public keys.)
diff -uNr linux-2.4.0-t11.ac2.reiser.ide.osst/drivers/usb/Config.in linux-2.4.0-t11.ac2.reiser.ide.osst.usb/drivers/usb/Config.in
--- linux-2.4.0-t11.ac2.reiser.ide.osst/drivers/usb/Config.in Sun Nov 12 04:04:30 2000
+++ linux-2.4.0-t11.ac2.reiser.ide.osst.usb/drivers/usb/Config.in Wed Nov 22 22:00:40 2000
@@ -64,6 +64,10 @@
dep_tristate ' USB Mass Storage support' CONFIG_USB_STORAGE $CONFIG_USB $CONFIG_SCSI
if [ "$CONFIG_USB_STORAGE" != "n" ]; then
bool ' USB Mass Storage verbose debug' CONFIG_USB_STORAGE_DEBUG
+ bool ' USB Mass Storage HP8200e support' CONFIG_USB_STORAGE_HP8200e
+ bool ' USB Mass Storage SDDR09 support' CONFIG_USB_STORAGE_SDDR09
+ bool ' USB Mass Storage DPCM support' CONFIG_USB_STORAGE_DPCM
+ bool ' USB Mass Storage FreeCom support' CONFIG_USB_STORAGE_FREECOM
fi
dep_tristate ' USS720 parport driver' CONFIG_USB_USS720 $CONFIG_USB $CONFIG_PARPORT
dep_tristate ' DABUSB driver' CONFIG_USB_DABUSB $CONFIG_USB[unhandled content-type:application/pgp-signature]
\
 
 \ /
  Last update: 2005-03-22 12:47    [W:0.036 / U:13.160 seconds]
©2003-2018 Jasper Spaans|hosted at Digital Ocean and TransIP|Read the blog|Advertise on this site