can't read PDA or update firmware

Jouni Malinen jkmaline
Thu Dec 4 18:08:21 PST 2003

On Thu, Dec 04, 2003 at 11:09:53AM -0800, Andy Lutomirski wrote:

> I have an Intel PRO/Wireless 2011B (PCI), and I can't flash my firmware:

> wifi0: trying to read PDA from 0x007f0000: failed
> wifi0: trying to read PDA from 0x003f0000: failed
> wifi0: trying to read PDA from 0x00390000: failed

The driver did not find a valid PDA data in the standard locations.
Could you please run following commands and send me the aux-00* dump
files so that I can take a closer look at what may be wrong with the

dd if=$AUXF of=aux-00390000 bs=1k count=1 skip=3648
dd if=$AUXF of=aux-003F0000 bs=1k count=1 skip=4032
dd if=$AUXF of=aux-007F0000 bs=1k count=1 skip=8128

Jouni Malinen                                            PGP id EFC895FA

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