Primary Firmware Download
proski at gnu.org
Mon Aug 11 19:01:09 EDT 2003
On Sat, 9 Aug 2003, Brian Capouch wrote:
> I *sort of* saved my card, which now reports the following:
> NIC: 0x800c v1.0.0
> PRI 0x15 v1.1.1
> STA 0x1f v1.7.4
> On the surface this seems to work OK, but when I did a bandwidth check
> (Ad-hoc mode, to a machine a few feet away) the card repeatedly wrote
> alternate Connected/Disconnected messages into the logfiles, and
> reported only 24kbs of throughput.
> I'm assuming the problem is firmware-related; I have another card of
> NIC: 0x8003 v1.0.0
> PRI 0x15 v0.3.0
> STA 0x1f v.1.5.6
> And it works perfectly.
You may want to check the recent thread about sensitivity control:
As I understand it, setting sensitivity using RIDs doesn't work correctly,
so it should be done directly through the communication processor.
> I'm sure I've done something wrong with the firmware, and if anyone can
> point me in the right direction I'd sure be much obliged.
I don't think _you_ did anything wrong. It's more like the firmwares have
some differences and possibly bugs.
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