[PATCH] identify modems and mobile broadband cards

Marcel Holtmann marcel at holtmann.org
Fri Feb 15 11:21:45 PST 2008

Hi David,

> > As discussed in previous threads.  fdi patch to hal-info attached as
> > it's too big for most mailing lists.  If we find things in the
> > ETSI/UMTS/3GPP stuff that is _new_ to UMTS cards, we'll add another
> > command set specification.  There are plenty of EDGE/GPRS cards and
> > actual phones that don't support UMTS and therefore wouldn't have any
> > new stuff like that.
> Why ship it in hal-info? I'd rather you shipped the fdi files in the
> NetworkManager tarball; that way we can avoid a lot of back and forth.
> Thanks.

the patch from Dan was for extending the HAL specification. We haven't
even started creating any FDI files, yet.

Also the UMTS/CDMA modem cards are not NetworkManager specific. A lot of
programs could profit from them.



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