Request: AR9285 EEPROM dumps (was Re: More if_ath churn coming your way!)

Dima Panov fluffy at
Sun Jan 23 09:26:34 UTC 2011


23.01.2011, 09:47, "Adrian Chadd" <adrian.chadd at>:
> Hi all,
> I've just committed a new tool in src/tools/tools/ath/ called ath_prom_dump .
> It dumps the contents of the atheros EEPROM into a text file for later analysis.
> I don't have any AR9285's handy; if you have an AR9285, would you
> please send me a hexdump of the EEPROM along with the contents of
> pciconf and  dmesg | grep ath (so I can get the MAC/PHY version
> numbers?)

You meant ath_prom_read? 

[root at Beastie] ~# ath_prom_read -h
ath_prom_read: illegal option -- h
        ath_prom_read [-i ifname] -d <dumpfile>
[root at Beastie] ~# ath_prom_read -d ar9285
ath_prom_read: ath0: Invalid argument
[root at Beastie] ~#

FreeBSD 9.0-900030-CURRENT #0 r217695M: Sat Jan 22 13:57:57 VLAT 2011

Dima Panov (fluffy at
KDE at FreeBSD team


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