firmware issues.

Jeff Sutherland jeffs at
Fri Sep 26 10:59:36 EDT 2008

On Friday 26 September 2008, Dan Williams wrote:
> On Thu, 2008-09-25 at 13:37 -0400, Jeff Sutherland wrote:
> > What's the most appropriate firmware version to use with the Marvell
> > 88W8686 chip? (it's used in the muRata wifi module).  Currently on
> > 2.6.27-rc6 and I'm having some problems with WEP security causing the
> > libertas driver to lock the kernel when the wifi module tries to
> > associate with an a/p.
> Interesting.  v8 or v9 firmware?  Any chance you could get some logs
> over a serial port with libertas_debug=0x5863a7 so we can see what the
> command sequence is?
> Dan

v8 firmware with 2.6.25 kernel.  I'm presently in the process of finishing up 
a port to 2.6.27-rc7 so I can work off John's development tree.  I think I 
can switch to v9 firmware with the latest development code.  We'll see what 

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