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Re: Ralink rt2500, can't load module

This is a bug in rt2500. I reported it. It has to do with module_param
call not following the new standard. They have not fixed this problem
even though I reported it with a fix. I patched my own but am no longer
using the card (though when master mode works I will switch back due to
my preference for completely open source drivers instead of partially
one way or the other.

I suggest you ask them to fix it up for newer kernels. The problem is in
their MODULE_PARAM calls.


On Tue, 2006-02-21 at 23:09 +0100, Arjan van de Ven wrote:
> On Tue, 2006-02-21 at 21:53 +0100, Igor Jagec wrote:
> > I compiled beta3 and cvs drivers on FC5t3 and everything went ok, but
> > the rt2500 module can't be loaded. On FC5t2's default kernel everything
> > went ok (both, compiling and loading the rt2500 module).
> > 
> > [root localhost Module]# /sbin/modprobe rt2500
> > FATAL: Error inserting rt2500
> > (/lib/modules/2.6.15-1.1955_FC5/extra/rt2500.ko): Invalid argument
> look in dmesg output for a more descriptive reason for the failure
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