DWL-G520 (Atheros 5212) x FreeBSD
sam at errno.com
Mon Nov 17 10:03:26 PST 2003
On Sunday 16 November 2003 04:46 pm, Neilson Henriques wrote:
> Hi !
> After read the man page of ath(4) driver I decided to
> buy a DWL-G520 but it is insisting to not joy with me. :-(
> I tried to replace the board, replace the machine, reinstall
> the FreeBSD and cvsup the today code, get and install a
> snapshot, every try without success.
> I always get the same error:
> ath0: <Atheros 5212> mem 0xf3000000-0xf300ffff irq 18 at device 14.0 on
> pci2 ath0: unable to attach hardware; HAL status 13
> device_probe_and_attach: ath0 attach returned 6
> pciconf -lv shows:
> none1 at pci2:14:0: class=0x020000 card=0x3a131186 chip=0x0013168c
> rev=0x01 hdr=0x00 vendor = 'Atheros Communications Inc.'
> class = network
> subclass = ethernet
> ath(4) says "unable to attach hardware" and the
> sys/contrib/dev/ath/ah.h indicates an incompatibily in this hardware
> Does anybody have a "secret" patch do make it working ? :-)
There should be an update this week to add support for the card (actually
radio) you have.
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