On Tue, Aug 7, 2012 at 1:22 PM, Julian Leyh <julian(a)vgai.de> wrote:
i just received my Pandaboard and put the Fedora image onto the SD-Card.
The wifi didn't work, because the firmware images weren't present.
After performing an update, the firmware images were there, and they
loaded fine, but rebooting the new kernel made the interfaces
dissappear, because the driver modules (wl12xx & co) were missing.
Is there a reason the modules are not included in the new kernel (3.5
vs 3.4 before update)? Do I have to compile my own kernel, or will
this be changed again?
Use the 3.4.x kernels. The 3.5 kernels need more work. The
3.4.6-2.fc17.armv7hl.omap works OK for the wireless, at least it loads
and I can see APs. I'll be looking closer at the 3.5 kernel over the