[lkml]   [2005]   [Jun]   [21]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
Messages in this thread
SubjectRe: ipw2100: firmware problem
Feyd wrote:
> On Tue, 21 Jun 2005 08:42:08 +0100
> Simon Kelley <> wrote:
>>The atmel driver includes a small firmware stub which does nothing but
>>determine the MAC address, to solve this problem. This is compiled into
> Does it power-down the card after reading the MAC?

Yes, it loads the special firmware, runs it to get the MAC, and then
returns the card to quiesent state, ready for the real firmware load
which happens at device open time.


To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
the body of a message to
More majordomo info at
Please read the FAQ at

 \ /
  Last update: 2005-06-21 11:01    [W:0.053 / U:1.136 seconds]
©2003-2018 Jasper Spaans|hosted at Digital Ocean and TransIP|Read the blog|Advertise on this site