Flash primary firmware

Jouni Malinen jkmaline
Mon Sep 13 18:38:33 PDT 2004

On Mon, Sep 13, 2004 at 04:24:49PM +0200, nettie wrote:

> thanx a lot for your feedback, I'm using the -r option to download the 
> primary firmware on ram rather then on flash. When I try downlaoding it 
> to flash I have IOCTL problems! When I download to flash I use a PK file 
> as you suggested me. Of course I have enabled FLASH DOWNLOAD in 
> hostap_confgi.h and recompiled.

-r can be used to RAM download station firmware, but primary firmware
requires Genesis mode. You will need to load this in two steps: first
primary with -g and then secondary (station) with -r.

Jouni Malinen                                            PGP id EFC895FA

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