Compex WLE1216V2-20 (QCA9984) firmware is missing
ojab at ojab.ru
Mon Apr 16 07:05:17 PDT 2018
On Mon, Apr 16, 2018 at 1:59 PM, ojab // <ojab at ojab.ru> wrote:
> [please CC me since I'm not subscribed to the lists and terribly sorry
> for HTML mails]
> Oh hai!
> I have Compex WLE1216V2-20 (based on QCA9984 chip) that isn't
> supported by linux-firmware (git master), card init fails with
>>[Mon Mar 26 17:18:47 2018] ath10k_pci 0000:05:00.0: failed to fetch board data for bus=pci,bmi-chip-id=0,bmi-board-id=30 from ath10k/QCA9984/hw1.0/board-2.bin
> It works fine with board-2.bin from the compex website  (can be
> downloaded directly from
> What should be done to have it upstreamed?
>  https://downloads.compex.com.sg/?dir=uploads/boardData/For_Building_New_Firmware
> //wbr ojab
…and I actually have found `Please add new board files for
WLE1216V5-20 and another Compex NIC.`
with link to https://wireless.wiki.kernel.org/en/users/drivers/ath10k/boardfiles,
which basically describes the same issue.
I assume that my email can be ignored for now.
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