CFT: ath update

Sam Leffler sam at
Mon Apr 12 17:06:05 PDT 2004

On Apr 12, 2004, at 3:57 PM, Arne Schwabe wrote:

> Mark Dixon <mark at> writes:
>> ath0: <Atheros 5212> mem 0xdff90000-0xdff9ffff irq 5 at device 10.0 
>> on pci0
>> ath0: Bus reserved 0x10000 bytes for rid 0x10 type 3 at 0xdff90000
>> ath0: [GIANT-LOCKED]
>> ath0: mac 5.6 phy 4.1 5ghz radio 1.7 2ghz radio 2.3
>> ath0: Ethernet address: 00:09:5b:89:c0:05
>> ath0: 11b rates: 1Mbps 2Mbps 5.5Mbps 11Mbps
>> ath0: 11g rates: 1Mbps 2Mbps 5.5Mbps 11Mbps 6Mbps 9Mbps 12Mbps 18Mbps 
>> 24Mbps
>> 36Mbps 48Mbps 54Mbps
> I see no 11a rate line, did you test 11a?

Not all 5212-based devices support 11a even if there is a h/w rev id 
for the "5Ghz radio".  I really should fix the driver msgs to print the 
radio revs only when it's meaningful.

Or perhaps he really does have an a/b/g card and there's a bug :)


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