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Ticket #1836 (new defect)

Opened 14 years ago

Last modified 14 years ago

AR5212 HAL status 13 (svn r3367)

Reported by: anonymous Assigned to:
Priority: minor Milestone:
Component: madwifi: HAL Version: trunk
Keywords: AR5212 HAL status 13 Cc:
Patch is attached: 0 Pending:

Description (Last modified by mrenzmann)

I was using this card ( a TRENDnet TEW-443PI ) on another machine previously using ubuntu-restricted madwifi .deb. I no longer have this machine so I am not sure what version of madwifi I was using. Everything was working fine though. I transfered this card to a new machine and now I am getting 'HAL status 13' when using the ubuntu madwifi-tools package. I tried building 0.9.4, 0.9.3.3, and current version in SVN. All resulted in the same problem (HAL status 13 in dmesg, no wifi or ath interfaces created when i do 'modprobe -a ath_pci'). I know that this card works, just not sure what the problem is.

[ 2130.667362] ath_pci: driver unloaded
[ 2130.668994] wlan: driver unloaded
[ 2130.669916] ath_hal: driver unloaded
[ 2159.847407] ath_hal: 0.9.30.13 (AR5210, AR5211, AR5212, AR5416, RF5111, RF5112, RF2413, RF5413, RF2133)
[ 2159.857094] wlan: svn r3367
[ 2159.862004] ath_pci: svn r3367
[ 2159.862050] ACPI: PCI Interrupt 0000:01:0a.0[A] -> Link [APC3] -> GSI 18 (level, low) -> IRQ 18
[ 2159.862083] MadWifi: ath_attach: ath_attach: devid 0x13
[ 2159.872164] MadWifi: unable to attach hardware: 'Hardware revision not supported' (HAL status 13)
[ 2159.872211] ACPI: PCI interrupt for device 0000:01:0a.0 disabled
01:0a.0 Ethernet controller: Atheros Communications, Inc. AR5212/AR5213 Multiprotocol MAC/baseband processor (rev 01)
        Subsystem: Atheros Communications, Inc. TRENDnet TEW-443PI Wireless PCI Adapter
        Flags: medium devsel, IRQ 18
        Memory at fd0e0000 (32-bit, non-prefetchable) [size=64K]
        Capabilities: [44] Power Management version 2

Change History

03/10/08 09:58:48 changed by mrenzmann

  • description changed.

(in reply to: ↑ description ) 03/10/08 18:47:24 changed by anonymous

If there is any further data needed to investigate this please let me know, I will be watching this ticket intently as I really want to use Madwifi to set up access point.