QCA6174, is it ath6kl or ath10k?

Kalle Valo kvalo at qca.qualcomm.com
Thu Oct 22 21:22:23 PDT 2015

Yan Bellavance <ybellavance at tamaggo.com> writes:

> Thanks for prompt reply.  Frankly, I'm still trying to figure what
> driver we have really.  It's called qcaqcld2.0 but I see references to
> ath6kl in the various folders relating to the wifi. So that is why I
> presumed it was based on a ath6kl driver. What exactly is the
> qcaqcld2.0 driver?

That's the vendor driver. In these lists we don't give any support to
that, we only support upstream drivers like ath10k.

> I know support for ath10k starts with kernel 4.0 and we have kernel
> 3.10 but I don't see anything that would tell me that a backport has
> been applied. And we've been having some issues so that is how I got
> here.

You can always use backports project to get latest ath10k to an older


Kalle Valo

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