[PATCH] staging:brcm80211:brcmfmac:change firmware/config file name
henryp at broadcom.com
Tue Oct 19 17:55:46 PDT 2010
On Tue, Oct 19, 2010 at 05:47:43PM -0700, Greg KH wrote:
> On Tue, Oct 19, 2010 at 04:45:26PM -0700, Nohee Ko wrote:
> > >>
> > Have you made the same changes in the linux-firmware source tree as
> > well? Without changing it there, this could get messy.
> > <<
> > No not yet. But we are planning sooner or later.
> Please do it sooner.
> I'll wait for that to happen before committing this patch.
There's no specific changes needed in the linux-firmware repo to work with this
driver change. There is a bugfix version of the firmware that we're getting
ready to send up, which is the motivation for this change, but the change
will work properly with the firmware that's in the repo today.
All this change does is replace the hard-coded full firmware filename used in
the driver with the basename-apiversion construction as documented in
plus add some info to the README to help users get the firmware properly
Users will need to create the symlinks as described in the README to use these
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