[Xenial][Pull] Update new Qualcomm Atheros QCA6174 firmware

Phidias Chiang phidias.chiang at canonical.com
Wed Sep 14 03:07:23 UTC 2016


On Tue, Sep 13, 2016 at 07:21:27AM -0500, Seth Forshee wrote:
> On Tue, Sep 13, 2016 at 04:18:05PM +0800, Phidias Chiang wrote:
> > Firmware for this card isn't in the current linux-firmware package.
> > Latest upstream firmware is also tested but doesn't work either.
> > 
> > Qualcomm has upstreamed a new firmware to support this module. It has
> > been tested and solve the issue.
> 
> What repository did you cherry pick the commit from? It wasn't upstream,
> so we need to add the url to the changelog (having the sha-1 without
> knowing what repo it came from isn't very useful).
> 
> I'm assuming we should add this firmware to yakkety as well?
> 
> Thanks,
> Seth

That's weird, because the commit is from upstream, please refer to this:
https://git.kernel.org/cgit/linux/kernel/git/firmware/linux-firmware.git/commit/?id=7534e191256629a20c02e04d5f6d0439c48de80a
Did I mess something up?

And yes this should add to yakkety as well I believe.
Thank you very much!





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