1 config HERMES 2 tristate "Hermes chipset 802.11b support (Orinoco/Prism2/Symbol)" 3 depends on (PPC_PMAC || PCI || PCMCIA) 4 depends on CFG80211 && CFG80211_WEXT 5 select WIRELESS_EXT 6 select WEXT_SPY 7 select WEXT_PRIV 8 select FW_LOADER 9 select CRYPTO 10 select CRYPTO_MICHAEL_MIC 11 ---help--- 12 A driver for 802.11b wireless cards based on the "Hermes" or 13 Intersil HFA384x (Prism 2) MAC controller. This includes the vast 14 majority of the PCMCIA 802.11b cards (which are nearly all rebadges) 15 - except for the Cisco/Aironet cards. Cards supported include the 16 Apple Airport (not a PCMCIA card), WavelanIEEE/Orinoco, 17 Cabletron/EnteraSys Roamabout, ELSA AirLancer, MELCO Buffalo, Avaya, 18 IBM High Rate Wireless, Farralon Syyline, Samsung MagicLAN, Netgear 19 MA401, LinkSys WPC-11, D-Link DWL-650, 3Com AirConnect, Intel 20 IPW2011, and Symbol Spectrum24 High Rate amongst others. 21 22 This option includes the guts of the driver, but in order to 23 actually use a card you will also need to enable support for PCMCIA 24 Hermes cards, PLX9052 based PCI adaptors or the Apple Airport below. 25 26 You will also very likely also need the Wireless Tools in order to 27 configure your card and that /etc/pcmcia/wireless.opts works : 28 <http://www.hpl.hp.com/personal/Jean_Tourrilhes/Linux/Tools.html> 29 30 config HERMES_PRISM 31 bool "Support Prism 2/2.5 chipset" 32 depends on HERMES 33 ---help--- 34 35 Say Y to enable support for Prism 2 and 2.5 chipsets. These 36 chipsets are better handled by the hostap driver. This driver 37 would not support WPA or firmware download for Prism chipset. 38 39 If you are not sure, say N. 40 41 config HERMES_CACHE_FW_ON_INIT 42 bool "Cache Hermes firmware on driver initialisation" 43 depends on HERMES 44 default y 45 ---help--- 46 Say Y to cache any firmware required by the Hermes drivers 47 on startup. The firmware will remain cached until the 48 driver is unloaded. The cache uses 64K of RAM. 49 50 Otherwise load the firmware from userspace as required. In 51 this case the driver should be unloaded and restarted 52 whenever the firmware is changed. 53 54 If you are not sure, say Y. 55 56 config APPLE_AIRPORT 57 tristate "Apple Airport support (built-in)" 58 depends on PPC_PMAC && HERMES 59 help 60 Say Y here to support the Airport 802.11b wireless Ethernet hardware 61 built into the Macintosh iBook and other recent PowerPC-based 62 Macintosh machines. This is essentially a Lucent Orinoco card with 63 a non-standard interface. 64 65 This driver does not support the Airport Extreme (802.11b/g). Use 66 the BCM43xx driver for Airport Extreme cards. 67 68 config PLX_HERMES 69 tristate "Hermes in PLX9052 based PCI adaptor support (Netgear MA301 etc.)" 70 depends on PCI && HERMES 71 help 72 Enable support for PCMCIA cards supported by the "Hermes" (aka 73 orinoco) driver when used in PLX9052 based PCI adaptors. These 74 adaptors are not a full PCMCIA controller but act as a more limited 75 PCI <-> PCMCIA bridge. Several vendors sell such adaptors so that 76 802.11b PCMCIA cards can be used in desktop machines. The Netgear 77 MA301 is such an adaptor. 78 79 config TMD_HERMES 80 tristate "Hermes in TMD7160 based PCI adaptor support" 81 depends on PCI && HERMES 82 help 83 Enable support for PCMCIA cards supported by the "Hermes" (aka 84 orinoco) driver when used in TMD7160 based PCI adaptors. These 85 adaptors are not a full PCMCIA controller but act as a more limited 86 PCI <-> PCMCIA bridge. Several vendors sell such adaptors so that 87 802.11b PCMCIA cards can be used in desktop machines. 88 89 config NORTEL_HERMES 90 tristate "Nortel emobility PCI adaptor support" 91 depends on PCI && HERMES 92 help 93 Enable support for PCMCIA cards supported by the "Hermes" (aka 94 orinoco) driver when used in Nortel emobility PCI adaptors. These 95 adaptors are not full PCMCIA controllers, but act as a more limited 96 PCI <-> PCMCIA bridge. 97 98 config PCI_HERMES 99 tristate "Prism 2.5 PCI 802.11b adaptor support" 100 depends on PCI && HERMES && HERMES_PRISM 101 help 102 Enable support for PCI and mini-PCI 802.11b wireless NICs based on 103 the Prism 2.5 chipset. These are true PCI cards, not the 802.11b 104 PCMCIA cards bundled with PCI<->PCMCIA adaptors which are also 105 common. Some of the built-in wireless adaptors in laptops are of 106 this variety. 107 108 config PCMCIA_HERMES 109 tristate "Hermes PCMCIA card support" 110 depends on PCMCIA && HERMES 111 ---help--- 112 A driver for "Hermes" chipset based PCMCIA wireless adaptors, such 113 as the Lucent WavelanIEEE/Orinoco cards and their OEM (Cabletron/ 114 EnteraSys RoamAbout 802.11, ELSA Airlancer, Melco Buffalo and 115 others). It should also be usable on various Prism II based cards 116 such as the Linksys, D-Link and Farallon Skyline. It should also 117 work on Symbol cards such as the 3Com AirConnect and Ericsson WLAN. 118 119 You will very likely need the Wireless Tools in order to 120 configure your card and that /etc/pcmcia/wireless.opts works: 121 <http://www.hpl.hp.com/personal/Jean_Tourrilhes/Linux/Tools.html>. 122 123 config PCMCIA_SPECTRUM 124 tristate "Symbol Spectrum24 Trilogy PCMCIA card support" 125 depends on PCMCIA && HERMES 126 ---help--- 127 128 This is a driver for 802.11b cards using RAM-loadable Symbol 129 firmware, such as Symbol Wireless Networker LA4100, CompactFlash 130 cards by Socket Communications and Intel PRO/Wireless 2011B. 131 132 This driver requires firmware download on startup. Utilities 133 for downloading Symbol firmware are available at 134 <http://sourceforge.net/projects/orinoco/> 135 136 config ORINOCO_USB 137 tristate "Agere Orinoco USB support" 138 depends on USB && HERMES 139 select FW_LOADER 140 ---help--- 141 This driver is for USB versions of the Agere Orinoco card.