station firmware flshing problems
jkmaline at cc.hut.fi
Mon May 19 23:56:05 EDT 2003
On Mon, May 19, 2003 at 11:03:04PM -0400, Pavel Roskin wrote:
> > PDR 0x0486 not found from wlan card PDA. Using default data. len=2: 64 00
> This is usually safe. I recall that Intersil doesn't require that all
> PDRs have corresponding PDA data and vice versa. Only mismatch in the
> length should be considered fatal.
And even one of those length mismatches is apparently non-fatal (PDR
0x0001).. I just don't understand why Intersil decided to change its
> I think it's not the first time when those messages are wrongly
> interpreted as signs of trouble. I wonder if they should be printed with
> "-v" only.
Well, maybe.. I just like to see those and I am too lazy to using '-v'
unless something goes wrong in the first try.. If someone reports a
problem, I would also like to get those, but even this should be doable
by asking re-testing with '-v' (well, at least if it was RAM download
;-). I assumed that "Using default data" would be enough to make it
clear that it was not an error, but maybe the wording could be improved.
Jouni Malinen PGP id EFC895FA
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