Out of tree drivers [was Re: Larger projects]

Greg KH greg at kroah.com
Fri Oct 19 23:42:31 UTC 2007


On Fri, Oct 19, 2007 at 07:14:22PM +0200, Baruch Even wrote:
> Manu Abraham wrote:
> > Greg KH wrote:
> >> On Fri, Oct 19, 2007 at 01:13:35AM +0300, Felipe Balbi wrote:
> >>> I think this is quite interesting... there's a lot of goodies
> >>> out-of-mainline that should get merged...
> >> Ok, what others do people know about?  How about we start a list here.
> >> Here are ones that I know about:
> >> 	comedi
> >> 	speakup
> >> 	acer hotkey driver	http://www.cakey.de/acerhk/
> >> 	acx wireless driver	http://acx100.sourceforge.net/
> >> 	adm8211 wierless driver	http://aluminum.sourmilk.net/adm8211/
> >> 	webcam driver		http://mxhaard.free.fr/spca5xx.html
> >> 	ivtv video driver	http://ivtvdriver.org/index.php/Main_Page
> >> 	kqemu driver		http://fabrice.bellard.free.fr/qemu/
> >> 	omnibook kernel driver	http://sourceforge.net/projects/omnibook
> >> 	panasonic hotkey driver	http://www.da-cha.jp/letsnote
> >> 	parallel port hardware	http://www-stud.ims.uni-stuttgart.de/~voegelas/pcf.html
> >> 	another webcam driver	http://qce-ga.sourceforge.net/
> >> 	lirc			(not going upstream due to developer not
> >> 				wanting it there.)
> >>
> >>
> >> Anyone know of others?
> > 
> > http://exaudio.sourceforge.net/
> > http://rt2x00.serialmonkey.com/
> 
> The rt2x00 driver is being worked on by its current maintainer and is
> being readied for kernel inclusion. I believe help would be appreciated.

I think it's already there, look in drivers/net/wireless/rt2x00 in
Linus's latest tree :)

thanks,

greg k-h



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