Intel WiFi 5100/5300
bschmidt at techwires.net
Wed Oct 21 06:33:51 UTC 2009
On Wednesday 21 October 2009 01:11:34 David Horn wrote:
> On Tue, Oct 20, 2009 at 4:47 PM, Bernhard Schmidt
> <bschmidt at techwires.net> wrote:
> > On Sunday 18 October 2009 16:27:37 Bernhard Schmidt wrote:
> >> On Thursday 15 October 2009 08:15:57 Bernhard Schmidt wrote:
> >> > .. anyways, I'll post updates on sunday.
> >> Here we go.
> > Update:
> > * All reported issues should now be fixed, please verify.
> > * WPA does work.
> 4965 with mode 11g WPA2/AES works well on 2.4Ghz (Have not tried
> 5Ghz/11a or 5Ghz/11n)
> > Still open:
> > * Test reports welcome, especially with 4965, 5150, 5300 and 5350.
> > At this point, if no issue come up, the driver has the same functionality
> > as the in tree one.
> Any thoughts on IBSS or 11n mode support ? (I could not get 4965 11ng
> mode to work, and IBSS support is disabled in the drivercaps) Of
> course, this is on-par with the in-tree iwn driver as well.
Have not spend time on that one, another time maybe.
> The only new issue I have found so far is that I must manually load
> iwnfw.ko before loading if_iwn.ko (the module depend used to work on
> the in-tree driver)
Hmm.. that is probably related to the rename of the firmware image, iwnfw-5000
instead of iwnfw. Is MODULE_DEPEND(iwn, iwnfw, 1, 1, 1); an option there?
> Thanks for your work on this driver!
You're welcome :)
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