[arch-general] [signoff] kernel26 188.8.131.52-1
dpmcgee at gmail.com
Wed Aug 4 07:23:25 EDT 2010
On Wed, Aug 4, 2010 at 1:03 AM, Ionuț Bîru <ibiru at archlinux.org> wrote:
> On 08/04/2010 05:34 AM, Dan McGee wrote:
>> On Tue, Aug 3, 2010 at 9:24 PM, Dan McGee<dpmcgee at gmail.com> wrote:
>>> On Tue, Aug 3, 2010 at 2:39 AM, Tobias Powalowski<t.powa at gmx.de> wrote:
>>>> Latest kernel is in testing,
>>>> please signoff for both arches.
>>>> I already have
>>>> .35 prepared, a fast signoff would be great.
>>> This completely broke wireless for me on my laptop. b43 driver, i686
>>> architecture. The wlan0 device would show up, but then you couldn't do
>>> much of anything with it.
>>> 03:00.0 Network controller: Broadcom Corporation BCM4312 802.11b/g (rev
>>> Subsystem: Hewlett-Packard Company Device 365e
>> Interesting, because the driver hasn't changed at all since the base
>> 2.6.34 was released:
>> dmcgee at galway ~/projects/linux-2.6 (master)
>> $ (find -name b43*) | xargs git diff v2.6.34..v184.108.40.206 | cat
>> <no output here>
>> The diff on drivers/net/wireless didn't look odd either; specific
>> (other) drivers changed but nothing that sticks out as affecting b43.
> it has ssb changes and b43 relies on it
Thanks, Ionuț. So much for a stable release...I should probably let
them know upstream, no? Is this something to send to linux-stable?
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