Flash primary firmware

Matt Brown matt
Mon Sep 13 07:16:29 PDT 2004

On Tue, 2004-09-14 at 02:05, nettie wrote:

> srec summary for ak010104.hex
> Included file name: AK010104.HEX
> Component: 0x0015 1.1.4 (primary firmware)
> Downloading to volatile memory (RAM).
> OK.
> Components after download:
>    NICID: 0x8013 v1.0.0
>    PRIID: 0x0015 v1.0.7
>    STAID: 0x001f v1.8.3

As indicated by the output the primary firmware you are loading is a RAM
based firmware, rather than a firmware to be written to the flash memory
on the card. 

You can also tell this by the filename (af indicates RAM based), for a
flash based firmware you want something starting with p (eg

Jun Sun's mini HOWTO at http://linux.junsun.net/intersil-prism/ seems to
be the definitive reference for this sort of thing. 



Matt Brown
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