Anyone brought up 9984 NIC on x86-64?

Ben Greear greearb at
Wed Jul 13 10:22:59 PDT 2016

On 07/13/2016 10:01 AM, Ben Greear wrote:
> I added a few patches to my 4.7 kernel to enable ath10k to load for 9984,
> but it immediately crashes due to IOMMU error when trying to allocate
> memory.
> I'm building the latest linux-ath tree now and will test that when it
> is done, but I am curious to know if anyone has successfully booted
> 9984 on x86-64?
> Thanks,
> Ben

Today's stock linux-ath and stock 9984 firmware with 9984 NIC crashes on bootup as well :(

How completely frustrating!

Ben Greear <greearb at>
Candela Technologies Inc

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