Axel wrote: > > Then, I have a good news for you: François Revol just port the > > 3c575 > > PCMCIA > > driver from Linux to BeOS. I'm in the process to test it myself and > > add the > > required net_server addon wrapping his kernel driver, as he don't > > write one > > because he's using only under BONE himself. Unfortunatly, during my test today, I realize that François Revol choose to port from the 3c574_cs.c Linux driver, which don't support the 3c575ct. Some time ago, the Linux guys merge the differents 3Com drivers (PCI *and* PCMCIA ones) into the main one. That's the one that should be ported to BeOS. So, it'll take more time than expected to support the full range of 3Com pcmcia cards family. > Oh, I guess you could make good use of the SiS 900 add-on sources, I > have, then! Tell me if you want them. Well, François Revol's driver use the same, classic ether_driver.h interface between the kernel driver and the net_server addon, so building this one was pretty easy. But thanks for proposing... > (some day, they will end up in our repository, I promise! :-)) .. that! This would be a great addition. Every new driver added into OpenBeOS CVS send a sign to every BeOS driver writer out there: don't let your work fade away because your focus shift to another hobbit... hum, I mean hobby! Unless license issue (NDA, conflict with OpenBeOS license (hu hu, GPL drivers :-( ), I'm asking every open source BeOS driver to consider placing their into OpenBeOS CVS... How many time a driver writer for a new hardware generation have to restart all from scratch because previous driver was lost in the void, with his "source code will be available later" too. Not even talking of the great sample-code aspect it could have. -Philippe -- Fortune Cookie Says: This is your fortune. -- Fortune Cookie Says: What I want is all of the power and none of the responsibility. -- Fortune Cookie Says: What is mind? No matter. What is matter? Never mind. -- Thomas Hewitt Key, 1799-1875 -- Fortune Cookie Says: "This is a test of the Emergency Broadcast System. If this had been an actual emergency, do you really think we'd stick around to tell you?"