failed to upgrade to 1.5.6 or 1.7.4 for 8008 chip
jsun at junsun.net
Sun Jun 29 14:31:03 EDT 2003
On Sun, Jun 29, 2003 at 02:30:15AM -0400, Pavel Roskin wrote:
> On Sun, 29 Jun 2003, Lukic wrote:
> > it's because FW >1.0.0 is for prism 2.5 chipset and FW 0.x.x is for prism2
> > chipset
> > for your card the newest FW is 0.8.3
> That's completely wrong. Correct is only your implication that NIC ID
> 8008 is Prism 2 chipset.
> The latest flashable firmware for Prism 2 (of those that I've seen) is
> 1.4.9 (s1010409.hex) and the latest volatile firmware is 1.5.6
> As for the version numbers, they are described in this document:
> There may be the same firmware version for Prism 2 and Prism 2.5 (e.g.
> 1.4.9 exists for both). However, the firmware for Prism 2 chipset has "1"
> as the second character of the filename, and Prism 2.5 has "f" there.
Ahh, good point. I did not realize 1.4.9 has "s1..." version.
However, the companion primary firmware (v1.1.0) does not support 8008.
Can I _just_ upgrade station firmware to 1.4.9? My current primary firmware
is v0.3.0, which seems pretty outdated.
I looked at a few versions back and did not find any primary
firmware update for 8008 (should start with p4..., I suppose). Is this
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