From: Tom Psyborg <firstname.lastname@example.org> To: Kalle Valo <email@example.com> Cc: Sasha Levin <firstname.lastname@example.org>, email@example.com, firstname.lastname@example.org, Christian Lamparter <email@example.com> Subject: Re: [PATCH] ath10k: restore QCA9880-AR1A (v1) detection Date: Tue, 10 Sep 2019 14:59:40 +0200 Message-ID: <CAKR_QVJpGZCBaE3hW6FShykYa=T6hy2dHn22daQVodWGL_-Afw@mail.gmail.com> (raw) In-Reply-To: <firstname.lastname@example.org> On 10/09/2019, Kalle Valo <email@example.com> wrote: > (dropping stable list) > > Tom Psyborg <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes: > >> According to this very old post >> http://lists.infradead.org/pipermail/ath10k/2013-July/000021.html >> seems like you've been misinformed on amount of these cards that were >> put out in the market. >> >> At least digipart only have >40000 units in stocks >> https://www.digipart.com/part/QCA9880-AR1A and other retailers >> probably few thousands more. >> >> With that large amount of cards I think it is justified to request >> firmware support for the chip. And probably a lot easier to make few >> firmware modifications than go hacking a bunch of API calls so it >> works with v2 firmware. > > I'm very surprised that QCA9880 hw1.0 boards are still available, after > six years. Did you confirm that it really is hw1.0 and not just some > mixup with hardware ids or something like that? Print on the chip clearly says QCA9880-AR1A. ID same as for v2 - 003C. > old hw1.0 firmware to see if it works. I don't know which fw blob version that is. I could not find it online. All files are v2 related. > > But if it's really is hw1.0 I doubt there will be any support for that. > I recommend to avoid hw1.0 altogether. > > -- > Kalle Valo > That would be too bad, even worse when you find out that qca-wifi-10.2.4.58.1 driver fails to load firmware too. The only one that works is qca-wifi that comes with tp-link firmware, some very early version 10.0.108 or somtehing like that that has no available sources..
next prev parent reply index Thread overview: 13+ messages / expand[flat|nested] mbox.gz Atom feed top 2019-09-06 21:54 Christian Lamparter 2019-09-07 21:43 ` Sasha Levin 2019-09-07 23:18 ` stable backports for "ath10k: restore QCA9880-AR1A (v1) detection" Christian Lamparter 2019-09-10 1:27 ` [PATCH] ath10k: restore QCA9880-AR1A (v1) detection Tom Psyborg 2019-09-10 7:21 ` Kalle Valo 2019-09-10 12:59 ` Tom Psyborg [this message] 2019-09-08 6:32 ` Tom Psyborg 2019-09-17 6:44 ` Kalle Valo 2019-09-18 21:30 ` Tom Psyborg [not found] ` <20190917064412.C2E0D61572@smtp.codeaurora.org> 2019-09-20 17:19 ` Christian Lamparter 2019-10-01 13:03 ` Kalle Valo 2019-10-01 14:17 ` Tom Psyborg 2019-10-02 17:19 ` Kalle Valo
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