Please update board-2.bin for QCA9888

Kalle Valo kvalo at
Thu Apr 20 04:18:03 PDT 2017

Ben Greear <greearb at> writes:

> On 03/08/2017 11:21 PM, Valo, Kalle wrote:
>> Ben Greear <greearb at> writes:
>>> Newer 9886 (which use the 9888 firmware it seems) NICs will not
>>> boot unless you use the board-2.bin from the codeaura repo.
>>> Kalle:  Could you update your repo to the latest from codeaura so that it is
>>> easy to pull the latest board file into LEDE?
>>> If you have reason not to, please let me know.
>> I'm not involved with codeaurora repositories so I don't know what file
>> you are talking about. What's the URL?
> git://
> [greearb at ben-dt3 ath10k-firmware]$ ls -l ath10k/QCA9888/hw2.0/board-2.bin
> -rw-rw-r--. 1 greearb greearb 60660 Mar  2 16:20 ath10k/QCA9888/hw2.0/board-2.bin
> [greearb at ben-dt3 ath10k-firmware]$ md5sum ath10k/QCA9888/hw2.0/board-2.bin
> 4fffcdf246cea4a4fd5ba67730262563  ath10k/QCA9888/hw2.0/board-2.bin
> I actually tested an older version of that file, but I assume the more
> recent one works
> fine too.  I don't have a 9886/8 system available for testing at the moment.

I got some updated to ath10k-firmware.git some time ago. Please check
and let me know if something is still missing.

Kalle Valo

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