well, now I've hosed it good

Bruce Ferrell bferrell at baywinds.org
Mon Dec 19 17:15:12 EST 2005


I just got back to the point where I can work on this again.  Can you 
elaborate on how to do that?  I'm working under Suse 10



Jouni Malinen wrote:
> On Sat, Jun 04, 2005 at 02:20:43PM -0700, Bruce Ferrell wrote:
> 
> 
>>I was attempting to do was load the 1.7.4 firmware
> 
> 
>>Before flash attempt:
>>  wifi0: NIC: id=0x8013 v1.0.0
>>  wifi0: PRI: id=0x15 v1.1.0
>>  wifi0: STA: id=0x1f v1.4.2
> 
> 
>>After flash:
>>wifi0: NIC: id=0x8013 v1.0.0
>>wifi0: PRI: id=0x15 v1.1.1
>>Could not get RID for component STA
>>wifi0: Failed to read STA f/w version - only Primary f/w present
> 
> 
> It looks like you downloaded a newer version of primary firmware, but
> not secondary/station firmware.
> 
> 
>> From my reading, if I can find someone with a similar device I may have 
>>a chance to ressurect this one.  Given the difficulty in finding Prism2 
>>devices, I'd really like to do that.
> 
> 
> I would just try to download a station firmware. If the driver is able
> to get primary firmware running (and it looks like that), this should be
> possible to do with prism2_srec.
> 



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