F7 and iwlwifi using ipw3945 hardware

Paul W. Frields stickster at gmail.com
Sat Apr 28 03:26:43 UTC 2007

On Fri, 2007-04-27 at 19:14 -0400, Jeremy Katz wrote:
> On Fri, 2007-04-27 at 23:20 +0200, dragoran dragoran wrote:
> > On 4/27/07, Jeremy Katz <katzj at redhat.com> wrote:
> >         On Fri, 2007-04-27 at 16:05 -0400, Peter F. Patel-Schneider
> >         wrote:
> >         > Is the iwlwifi package going to work in F7?
> >         
> >         It's either going to work or we'll pull it.  Sadly, the driver
> >         is not in
> >         the shape that anyone hoped it would be :(
> > 
> > what about updating to 0.0.14?  it has many  bugfixes (see changelog) 
> Doesn't solve the big problem... I was testing with tip of iwlwifi git
> today and still getting the same oops when scanning while associated.
> I'm still hoping that we can get the problems worked out, but am less
> optimistic than I had previously been

So in the event things don't work out, will the Fedora tree allow us to
use, say, third-party solutions for ipw3945?  My kids are starting to
forget my face now that I'm tethered to the router in the basement. ;-D

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