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authorLinus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>2010-03-03 16:48:58 (GMT)
committerLinus Torvalds <torvalds@linux-foundation.org>2010-03-03 16:48:58 (GMT)
commit7f5b09c15ab989ed5ce4adda0be42c1302df70b7 (patch)
tree9695b00983d1bd077ff91c463abcb136330cf344 /Documentation/networking
parent94468080220162f74dc6ce5c3e95e5fec8022902 (diff)
parentcedf8a78421943441b9011ce7bcdab55f07d2ea6 (diff)
Merge git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/gregkh/usb-2.6
* git://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/linux/kernel/git/gregkh/usb-2.6: (220 commits) USB: backlight, appledisplay: fix incomplete registration failure handling USB: pl2303: remove unnecessary reset of usb_device in urbs USB: ftdi_sio: remove obsolete check in unthrottle USB: ftdi_sio: remove unused tx_bytes counter USB: qcaux: driver for auxiliary serial ports on Qualcomm devices USB: pl2303: initial TIOCGSERIAL support USB: option: add Longcheer/Longsung vendor ID USB: fix I2C API usage in ohci-pnx4008. USB: usbmon: mask seconds properly in text API USB: sisusbvga: no unnecessary GFP_ATOMIC USB: storage: onetouch: unnecessary GFP_ATOMIC USB: serial: ftdi: add CONTEC vendor and product id USB: remove references to port->port.count from the serial drivers USB: tty: Prune uses of tty_request_room in the USB layer USB: tty: Add a function to insert a string of characters with the same flag USB: don't read past config->interface[] if usb_control_msg() fails in usb_reset_configuration() USB: tty: kill request_room for USB ACM class USB: tty: sort out the request_room handling for whiteheat USB: storage: fix misplaced parenthesis USB: vstusb.c: removal of driver for Vernier Software & Technology, Inc., devices and spectrometers ...
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diff --git a/Documentation/networking/00-INDEX b/Documentation/networking/00-INDEX
index 50189bf..fe5c099 100644
--- a/Documentation/networking/00-INDEX
+++ b/Documentation/networking/00-INDEX
@@ -32,6 +32,8 @@ cs89x0.txt
- the Crystal LAN (CS8900/20-based) Ethernet ISA adapter driver
- Conexant AccessRunner USB ADSL Modem
+ - Conexant AccessRunner USB ADSL Modem configuration file parser
- the Digital EtherWORKS DE4?? and DE5?? PCI Ethernet driver
diff --git a/Documentation/networking/cxacru-cf.py b/Documentation/networking/cxacru-cf.py
new file mode 100644
index 0000000..b41d298
--- /dev/null
+++ b/Documentation/networking/cxacru-cf.py
@@ -0,0 +1,48 @@
+#!/usr/bin/env python
+# Copyright 2009 Simon Arlott
+# This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it
+# under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free
+# Software Foundation; either version 2 of the License, or (at your option)
+# any later version.
+# This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but WITHOUT
+# ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of MERCHANTABILITY or
+# FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the GNU General Public License for
+# more details.
+# You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License along with
+# this program; if not, write to the Free Software Foundation, Inc., 59
+# Temple Place - Suite 330, Boston, MA 02111-1307, USA.
+# Usage: cxacru-cf.py < cxacru-cf.bin
+# Output: values string suitable for the sysfs adsl_config attribute
+# Warning: cxacru-cf.bin with MD5 hash cdbac2689969d5ed5d4850f117702110
+# contains mis-aligned values which will stop the modem from being able
+# to make a connection. If the first and last two bytes are removed then
+# the values become valid, but the modulation will be forced to ANSI
+# T1.413 only which may not be appropriate.
+# The original binary format is a packed list of le32 values.
+import sys
+import struct
+i = 0
+while True:
+ buf = sys.stdin.read(4)
+ if len(buf) == 0:
+ break
+ elif len(buf) != 4:
+ sys.stdout.write("\n")
+ sys.stderr.write("Error: read {0} not 4 bytes\n".format(len(buf)))
+ sys.exit(1)
+ if i > 0:
+ sys.stdout.write(" ")
+ sys.stdout.write("{0:x}={1}".format(i, struct.unpack("<I", buf)[0]))
+ i += 1
diff --git a/Documentation/networking/cxacru.txt b/Documentation/networking/cxacru.txt
index b074681..2cce044 100644
--- a/Documentation/networking/cxacru.txt
+++ b/Documentation/networking/cxacru.txt
@@ -4,6 +4,12 @@ While it is capable of managing/maintaining the ADSL connection without the
module loaded, the device will sometimes stop responding after unloading the
driver and it is necessary to unplug/remove power to the device to fix this.
+Note: support for cxacru-cf.bin has been removed. It was not loaded correctly
+so it had no effect on the device configuration. Fixing it could have stopped
+existing devices working when an invalid configuration is supplied.
+There is a script cxacru-cf.py to convert an existing file to the sysfs form.
Detected devices will appear as ATM devices named "cxacru". In /sys/class/atm/
these are directories named cxacruN where N is the device number. A symlink
named device points to the USB interface device's directory which contains
@@ -15,6 +21,15 @@ several sysfs attribute files for retrieving device statistics:
* adsl_headend_environment
Information about the remote headend.
+* adsl_config
+ Configuration writing interface.
+ Write parameters in hexadecimal format <index>=<value>,
+ separated by whitespace, e.g.:
+ "1=0 a=5"
+ Up to 7 parameters at a time will be sent and the modem will restart
+ the ADSL connection when any value is set. These are logged for future
+ reference.
* downstream_attenuation (dB)
* downstream_bits_per_frame
* downstream_rate (kbps)
@@ -61,6 +76,7 @@ several sysfs attribute files for retrieving device statistics:
* mac_address
* modulation
+ "" (when not connected)
"ANSI T1.413"
"ITU-T G.992.1 (G.DMT)"
"ITU-T G.992.2 (G.LITE)"

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