[ath9k-devel] [PATCH] ath10k: Fix crash when using v1 hardware.

Ben Greear greearb at candelatech.com
Thu Jul 11 11:06:42 EDT 2013

On 07/11/2013 02:37 AM, Kalle Valo wrote:
> Ben Greear <greearb at candelatech.com> writes:
>> Actually, I have no idea what type of hardware this is.  It was
>> suggested earlier to me that this AP had a v1 hardware in it, but
>> lspci shows this fairly unpromising thing, and the ath10k driver
>> appears to call 003c the V2 hardware....
>> 05:00.0 Network controller: Atheros Communications Inc. Device 003c (rev ff) (prog-if ff)
>> 	!!! Unknown header type 7f
>> 	Kernel modules: ath10k_pci
> That unknown header type looks scary. I'm starting to suspect even more
> that you have a hw problem of some sort.

I tried two different NICS extracted from two different APs and the behaviour
is the same, so it is probably not just a manufacturing error.

Please note that I do NOT have v1 firmware, though from what I could tell,
this NIC was showing up as v2 hardware anyway...


Ben Greear <greearb at candelatech.com>
Candela Technologies Inc  http://www.candelatech.com

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