Information for vendors
We currently are working with different wireless device vendors out there and are trying to address their concerns for FOSS driver development. A lot of current concerns are legal due to regulatory compliance. The document below summarizes our current stance on enhancing our vendor support.
If you are a wireless vendor, want a driver for Linux, we have good news for you – we will write it for you and support it for free! See bellow for more details
[:en/vendors/DriverDevelopment:Free Driver Development]
In July 2007, the [http://www.softwarefreedom.org Software Freedom Law Center] released a white paper describing the implications of Software Defined Radio (SDR) FCC classifications on open source drivers. This may be useful to vendors with regulatory concerns.
[http://www.softwarefreedom.org/resources/2007/fcc-sdr-whitepaper.html FCC Rules on FOSS and Software-Defined Radio]