Please update board-2.bin for QCA9888

Ben Greear greearb at
Thu Mar 9 04:35:57 PST 2017

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?


[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.


Ben Greear <greearb at>
Candela Technologies Inc

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