Re: cvs commit: src/sys/dev/usb umass.c

From: Bill Paul <wpaul_at_FreeBSD.ORG>
Date: Wed, 26 Mar 2003 14:30:32 -0800 (PST)
> > > THE USB200M is a USB 2.0 device, which seems to be using an
> > > ASIX Electronics AX88172. The datasheet for this chip is at:
> > > 
> > > http://www.asix.com.tw/datasheet/mac/Ax88172.PDF
> 
> Nice trick with strings!  Let's hope they don't try to stop this practice
> as the Windows user never sees them and it really helps us.

What also sometimes works is to check the vendor/device IDs in the .INF
files. (This tends to be more effective with PCI devices though.)

> Hehe.  CompUSA is full of tons of these things, all not supported.  I gave
> up and spent the $40 for a USB100TX because I don't have time to work on
> the driver right now.  I'll make you a deal:  if you continue to work on
> the ethernet drivers, I'll work on some more CAM patches.  :)

Sure... if by "CAM patches" you mean "cute, single women who will go
out with me."

Man's got to have his priorities.

-Bill

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