QCA6174, is it ath6kl or ath10k?
kvalo at qca.qualcomm.com
Wed Oct 21 23:34:15 PDT 2015
Yan Bellavance <ybellavance at tamaggo.com> writes:
> I would like to know if the QCA6174 should be driven by ath6kl driver or
> ath10k. I'm working with snapdragon 810 devkit and it looks like it's using
> ath6kl based driver but official linux documentation and github point out that
> it should be driven by ath10k.
What makes you think you should use ath6kl with QCA6174? Please provide
> Could someone explain to me what are the differences between the two(briefly
> and in the context of QCA61x4) and if there are drawbacks to using the ath6kl
ath10k and ath6kl are drivers for different chipsets, you cannot just
choose with one to use. I don't understand why you think you can choose
as you can't.
> Why are we not using ath10k driver?
With QCA6174 you have to use ath10k.
More information about the ath6kl