Comment 155 for bug 238208

Thanks for the email. I'm having a little trouble installing the patch
being a bit of a newbie to ubuntu. Please coul you give me some
direction?

Thanks

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Title:
  Need MemoryStick driver Ricoh R5C592 (part of R5C832/822chipset)

Status in The Dell Project:
  Won't Fix
Status in “linux” package in Ubuntu:
  Confirmed
Status in openSUSE:
  New

Bug description:
  *** NOTE: this is a *wishlist* item - a request for new functionality.
  This issue is a request to have MemoryStick support added for a
  specific, and somewhat popular, chipset. Please do not add "me, too"
  items. We know that it doesn't work. If you want, please add
  yourself as a subscriber, and click on link to indicate that "This bug
  effects me, too"

  You are welcome to test the new developed drivers at

  http://gitorious.org/ricoh-kernel

  You can download them ether by doing (preferred):
  git clone git://gitorious.org/ricoh-kernel/ricoh-kernel.git

  Then you can receive updates using
  git pull

  or you can press on 'Source tree' and download a snapshot by pressing
  'Download master as tar.gz'

  XD support is also done and merged in 2.6.35 (backport in above tree)

  ------------------------------------------------

  Running 2.6.24-18, in Hardy

  02:09.0 FireWire (IEEE 1394): Ricoh Co Ltd R5C832 IEEE 1394 Controller (rev 05) (prog-if 10 [OHCI])
   Subsystem: Dell Unknown device 022f
   Flags: bus master, medium devsel, latency 64, IRQ 16
   Memory at fe3ff800 (32-bit, non-prefetchable) [size=2K]
   Capabilities: <access denied>

  02:09.1 SD Host controller: Ricoh Co Ltd R5C822 SD/SDIO/MMC/MS/MSPro Host Adapter (rev 22) (prog-if 01)
   Subsystem: Dell Unknown device 022f
   Flags: medium devsel, IRQ 18
   Memory at fe3ff400 (32-bit, non-prefetchable) [size=256]
   Capabilities: <access denied>

  02:09.2 System peripheral: Ricoh Co Ltd R5C843 MMC Host Controller (rev 12)
   Subsystem: Dell Unknown device 022f
   Flags: bus master, medium devsel, latency 64, IRQ 5
   Memory at fe3ff500 (32-bit, non-prefetchable) [size=256]
   Capabilities: <access denied>

  02:09.3 System peripheral: Ricoh Co Ltd R5C592 Memory Stick Bus Host Adapter (rev 12)
   Subsystem: Dell Unknown device 022f
   Flags: bus master, medium devsel, latency 64, IRQ 5
   Memory at fe3ff600 (32-bit, non-prefetchable) [size=256]
   Capabilities: <access denied>

  02:09.4 System peripheral: Ricoh Co Ltd xD-Picture Card Controller (rev ff) (prog-if ff)
   !!! Unknown header type 7f

  SD cards are detected, but Memory Stick cards are not. Bugs have been
  posted for the lack of support for XD and MMC cards as well.

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