Re: Using this driver in PLX mode?

From: Scott Wiles (
Date: 2002-01-03 16:18:09 UTC

This was on my todo list as well.

I have the SMC gear branded with the US Robotics name.

If you need some additional testing, let me know.

If you want some help, I may be able to devote some cycles as well.

Scott Wiles
--- Amit Green <> wrote:
> Hi,
> Has anyone modified this driver to work with a PCI
> card with
> a PLX9502 interface (this is an interface that kind
> of bridges
> the PCMCIA card to the PCI interface, but is then
> neither
> a standard PCI interface nor a standard PCMCIA
> interface.
> Other PCMCIA to PCI interfaces are more complicated
> and make the PCMCIA card look like a PCI card).
> Looking through the wlan-ng support, the #ifdefs to
> do
> PCI/PLX/PCMCIA mode do not look that extensive; so
> it
> would seem to be a day or two worth of work to adapt
> this
> driver to also work in PLX mode.
> Has anyone made these modifications, or do I need to
> them
> myself if I want it to work with a PLX card
> (specifically
> I have a SMC2602W card which is a SMC2632W PCMCIA
> plugged into a PCI card that uses the PLX9502 chip)?
> Thanks.

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