WLAN: towards a solution for the roaming freeze

Werner Almesberger werner at openmoko.org
Fri Jan 23 12:29:29 CET 2009

Paul Fertser wrote:
> Does it mean that there's no and will not be any way to update
> WLAN firmware in-field?

Hard to tell. So far, we have no way. But if it turns out that a
firmware upgrade is needed, perhaps Atheros will find it easier
to provide us with suitable means than face public shaming :)

There's also a mechanism for loading "patches", which doesn't
require the entire firmware to be replaced.

- Werner

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