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Bug 225092

Summary: Would like Atheros Wireless(madwifi) embedded in kernel
Product: [Fedora] Fedora Reporter: Daniil Kulchenko <dkulchenko>
Component: fedora-releaseAssignee: David Cantrell <dcantrell>
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Version: rawhideCC: wtogami
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Description Daniil Kulchenko 2007-01-28 22:12:42 UTC
I have been using Fedora for some while now, and I would like to have the
ath_pci (Atheros Wireless madwifi) wireless driver embedded in the kernel in
Fedora 7. 


Comment 1 Jesse Keating 2007-01-29 02:08:15 UTC
The way to make this happen is for it to go into the upstream kernel, and I have
little hope that this would happen.

Comment 2 Daniil Kulchenko 2007-02-04 02:29:55 UTC
Can it be added as a core RPM in Fedora 7?

Comment 3 Jesse Keating 2007-02-23 03:24:41 UTC
No, it needs to go upstream into the kernel.

Comment 4 Daniil Kulchenko 2007-02-26 00:13:56 UTC
Will it ever be embedded?

Comment 5 Warren Togami 2007-02-26 00:47:37 UTC
No.  The only way it can be included in the Fedora kernel is if it is included
upstream, or heading to upstream.