CFT: Texas Instruments ACX100/111 IEEE 802.11 driver.
rnoland at FreeBSD.org
Sat Dec 27 23:19:53 UTC 2008
On Sat, 2008-12-27 at 20:44 +0100, Alexey Shuvaev wrote:
> On Sat, Dec 27, 2008 at 02:34:32PM -0500, Robert Noland wrote:
> > On Sat, 2008-12-27 at 20:17 +0100, Alexey Shuvaev wrote:
> > > On Sat, Dec 27, 2008 at 02:01:58PM -0500, Robert Noland wrote:
> > > > I have a linksys wpc54g v2 card which is a 111 part. The updated port
> > > > does not autoload the firmware, but if I manually load the firmware,
> > > > then it attaches. It doesn't quite work though.
> > > >
> > > Nice (I mean that it attaches, at least :)!
> > > Developer suggests loading appropriate firmware first.
> > > You also need to use specialized acxtool, it is installed by the port.
> > > See (at the bottom): http://dev.kewl.org/acx100+111/
> > > (and man page if_axc(4) too).
> > > Does this pushes the card to work?
> > acxtool does seem to set the ssid and channel, though it still doesn't
> > seem to associate. Note that I am on -CURRENT. ifconfig continues to
> > complain that channel is undefined regardless of what it is set to.
> > wombat% sudo acxtool acx0 -S "2HIP" -M managed -C 5
> > Setting ssid to 2HIP
> > Setting infrastructure ess/bss capability
> > Setting channel to 5
> > wombat% ifconfig
> > acx0: flags=8803<UP,BROADCAST,SIMPLEX,MULTICAST> metric 0 mtu 1500
> > ether 00:0f:66:c6:d7:f2
> > media: IEEE 802.11 Wireless Ethernet autoselect
> > status: no carrier
> > ifconfig: unable to get HT configuration information: Invalid argument
> > ifconfig: unknown/undefined channel number 5 flags 0x0
> > ssid 2HIP%
> > robert.
> And what does 'sudo acxtool acx0' say after you have tried to configure
> interface with acxtool with parameters? Anyway, seems it does not
> play good with CURRENT :(
wombat% sudo acxtool acx0
Hardware Type: TNETW1130 (acx111)
Firmware Rev: 126.96.36.199
Mac Address: 00:0f:66:c6:d7:f2
BSS Address: 00:00:00:00:00:00
Mode: Managed BSS/ESS (Infrastructure client)
It appears reasonable, but doesn't ever associate.
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