On Wed, Jan 31, 2001 at 08:15:13AM +0100, Geert Uytterhoeven wrote:
> When cleaning up my patchqueue I noticed this patch also contains some fixes
> (e.g. netif_*() updates) for the Olivetti M700-10 Risc PC sonic driver
> (sonic.c). Probably this driver is in bad shape anyway, since it's not
> mentioned in drivers/net/Makefile?
it's not in the Makefile, because the MIPS part of the driver hasn't been
merged. And I haven't even powered up the M700 for over a year...
So I'd say forget the M700 part, the last time I looked, there was more code,
which looks non working for it.
Crap can work. Given enough thrust pigs will fly, but it's not necessary a
good idea. [ Alexander Viro on linux-kernel ]