rello wrote:
> Daniel Drake wrote:
>> Hi,
>> I have some changes ready which enable hardware decryption for receiving 
>> encrypted frames in zd1211rw. Hardware encryption (for transmitting) 
>> will come after this tested and merged.
>> It does need some extra testing though. Specifically:
>> - Someone on PPC or another big-endian architecture, incase I screwed up 
>> the byte-swapping bit
>> - Someone on a WPA TKIP network
>> - Someone on a WPA CCMP network
>> Any volunteers?
>> You need to patch your 2.6.18 kernel with this:
>> And then compile this driver release: (don't use the in-kernel one)
>> Alternatively just grab the hwdec branch from my git tree.
>> Simply test that you don't notice any difference, i.e. you can still 
>> receive data from your secured network. It's working nicely for me, 
>> using it right now.
>> Quick responses appreciated, as the 2.6.19 merge window is already upon 
>> us, if we aren't quick this will have to wait until 2.6.20.
>> Thanks!
>> Daniel
> Tested over Apple iBook PPC32 with a zd1211 based dongle on a fresh new
> 2.6.18 mainline kernel.
> Patch applies to kernel and compiles with no problems (without compiling
> in-kernel zd1211 driver).
> Modules then compiles and are loaded correctly.
> The device associates to the AP over a 128bit wep protected network, but
> seems unable to send data.
> Trying to ping the AP or other clients returns "Destination Host
> Unreachable".
> Dhclient too fails.
Ah I forgot to say that device works with open unsecured networks at
54M, but pinging hosts often results in double response (DUP!)


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