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 From:  Marten <wleiden at xs4all dot nl>
 To:  "Chad R. Larson" <clarson at eldocomp dot com>
 Cc:  mono <m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch>
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] Prism firmware updates
 Date:  31 Dec 2003 13:08:57 +0100
On Wed, 2003-12-31 at 01:12, Chad R. Larson wrote:
> wi0: Intersil Firmware: Primary 1.01.00, Station 1.04.09

not good ....
> If I check out:
> http://www.netgate.com/support/prism_firmware/
> that 1.1.0 primary seems ok, but the station is up around 1.8.0 now. 
 no good

> was an earlier discussion on this list that suggested 1.5.6(?) was known good.

fine :)
> Ok, (finally) here's my question.  How the heck to I get different firmware 
> flashed into the card? 

a notebook ?

The net4501 is the only thing I own with a miniPCI 
> slot, so we're going to be talking adapters or something if I can't do it 
> in place.

foud one for you in google :)     <pci card  minipci adapter>

http://www.mikrotik.com/    $33

or ( more fun)

Fetch an _old_  linksys wmp11. This has a prismchip minipci-card inside.
Check this in freesbsd's dmesg. Then remove (soldering) the cover
replace your card and write on winupdate new 1.1.1 1.5.6.


>          -crl
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> Chad R. Larson (CRL22)    chad at eldocomp dot com
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