Firmware for > 11 channels

Matt Brown matt
Wed Jun 16 06:56:53 PDT 2004

On Thu, 2004-06-17 at 01:23, Jouni Malinen wrote:

> Yes. I haven't tested channel 14, but at least 1-13 have worked fine
> with cards sold in Europe.

Good to know. 

> There is no separate firmware for Europe/Japan as far as I know. The
> allowed channels are configured in the card PDA (with other
> configuration items, like MAC address). One would need to change the PDA
> contents for an upgrade (e.g., using a PDA file to override the values
> from flash). If I remember correctly, this was discussed some time ago
> on this mailing list.

Indeed I just found the following post which looks very very helpful

Just to clarify some of the details in that message regarding the
capabilities of hostap. It states the hostap doesn't allow dumping PDA
yet. Can I now use hostap_diag -p for this task, or should I still use
Pavel's prism2dl utility?

Thanks for your help.


Matt Brown
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