Re: Linux 2.6.34 (rt2860 regression)

From: Nick Bowler
Date: Tue May 18 2010 - 11:08:38 EST

On 00:13 Wed 19 May , CaT wrote:
> On Tue, May 18, 2010 at 06:33:36AM -0700, Greg KH wrote:
> > Just update the linux-firmware package and all will be working again.
> > We've been moving the firmware out of the staging drivers for a while
> > now, as they don't belong in the kernel tree.
> Curses. Ok. Is there any chance of being able to include these in the
> vmlinuz file (for the sake of tidyness) or are, after 12 years or so,
> my monolithic days over?

Yes, you can do this: see the CONFIG_EXTRA_FIRMWARE option.

Nick Bowler, Elliptic Technologies (
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