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From: Marcel Holtmann <>
To: Jiri Kosina <>
Cc: David Sterba <>,
	Linus Torvalds <>,, Ben Martel <>,
Subject: Re: [PATCH][v4] ipwireless: driver for 3G PC Card
Date: Wed, 06 Feb 2008 00:46:52 +0100	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <1202255212.15090.180.camel@violet> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <>

Hi Jiri,

> > From: David Sterba <>
> > ipwireless: driver for PC Card, 3G internet connection
> Linus, as there is no PCMCIA maintainer and akpm apparently wants you to 
> merge this directly [1] -- what is your position on this one please? As 
> far as I can see all the major issues that were raised during review were 
> fixed by David, so there shouldn't be any obstacles to merging it. It 
> would be nice if this driver will make it for 2.6.25 merge window.

I had some minor additional questions, but in general, I second that
this driver should be merged for 2.6.25.

The question of the PCMCIA maintainership came up on a different mailing
list. Personally I think that PCMCIA is a dead technology, but in some
industrial environments this will live longer than expected. I would
simply propose that LKML is used for PCMCIA related review and -mm for



  reply	other threads:[~2008-02-05 23:46 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 10+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2008-02-01 15:37 [PATCH][v4] ipwireless: driver for 3G PC Card David Sterba
2008-02-01 16:32 ` Marcel Holtmann
2008-02-06 11:15   ` David Sterba
2008-02-05 10:19 ` Jiri Kosina
2008-02-05 23:46   ` Marcel Holtmann [this message]
2008-02-06  0:02     ` Linus Torvalds
2008-02-06  0:15       ` Jiri Kosina
2008-02-06  8:14         ` Ben Martel
2008-02-07  9:57       ` [PATCH][v5] " David Sterba
2008-02-07 23:27         ` Jiri Kosina

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