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June 24, 2008 — BarryK
Just a short note. Tempestuous has been helping 4.1alpha1/2 testers to sort out wifi problems, and has reported success with drivers downloaded from here:

I have compared the changelog at the above site with the 2.6.25.x changelog at, and it seems that the the improvements are going into the kernel. So, if I compile (the latest) then there should be no need to obtain the package from

I'm getting impatient. I posted a bug report to the Unionfs developers, but they seem to be on holiday (they're academics). I'll wait a couple more days, then will do the compile.



Username: Dougal
"Barry, please have a look at this: I opened a bug for that error/warning message you got and someone just posted a patch.

Username: BarryK
"Dougal, Thanks for that. I don't have the GLOBETROTTER.cis file, but I hunted around and found GLOBETROTTER.dat on the Internet, hopefully that is ok. Er, I had better look in the source package, that's on another PC.

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