I am able to see the wlan0 connection in the output of iwconfig but wlan fails to start and set an ip address.
lo no wireless extensions.
eth0 no wireless extensions.
wlan0 IEEE 802.11bgn ESSID:off/any
Mode:Managed Access Point: Not-Associated Tx-Power=0 dBm
Retry long limit:7 RTS thr:off Fragment thr:off
eth0 Link encap:Ethernet HWaddr 40:5F:C2:3E:BD:A0
inet addr:10.1.115.42 Bcast:10.255.255.255 Mask:255.0.0.0
UP BROADCAST RUNNING ALLMULTI MULTICAST MTU:1500 Metric:1
RX packets:10805 errors:0 dropped:582 overruns:0 frame:0
TX packets:7465 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 carrier:0
RX bytes:7841462 (7.4 MiB) TX bytes:1049788 (1.0 MiB)
lo Link encap:Local Loopback
inet addr:127.0.0.1 Mask:255.0.0.0
UP LOOPBACK RUNNING MTU:16436 Metric:1
RX packets:0 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 frame:0
TX packets:0 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 carrier:0
RX bytes:0 (0.0 B) TX bytes:0 (0.0 B)
Start wlan -
root@dm814x-evm: # ifconfig wlan0 up
phy0 -> rt2x00lib_request_firmware: Error - Failed to request Firmware.
ifconfig: SIOCSIFFLAGS: No such file or directory
dmesg output -
usb 2-1.4: new high speed USB device using musb-hdrc and address 4usb 2-1.4: New USB device found, idVendor=0411, idProduct=015dusb 2-1.4: New USB device strings: Mfr=1, Product=2, SerialNumber=3usb 2-1.4: Product: 802.11 n WLANusb 2-1.4: Manufacturer: Ralinkusb 2-1.4: SerialNumber: 1.0PM: Adding info for usb:2-1.4PM: Adding info for usb:2-1.4:1.0PM: Adding info for No Bus:phy0ieee80211 phy0: Selected rate control algorithm 'minstrel_ht'PM: Adding info for No Bus:wlan0PM: Adding info for No Bus:ep_81PM: Adding info for No Bus:ep_01PM: Adding info for No Bus:ep_02PM: Adding info for No Bus:ep_03PM: Adding info for No Bus:ep_04PM: Adding info for No Bus:ep_05PM: Adding info for No Bus:ep_06PM: Adding info for No Bus:usbdev2.4PM: Adding info for No Bus:ep_00PM: Adding info for No Bus:2-1.4:1.0PM: Removing info for No Bus:2-1.4:1.0phy0 -> rt2x00lib_request_firmware: Error - Failed to request Firmware.
Since the firmware updation needs to be done for the dongle, please could anyone provide me pointers on how to go about this in updating the rt2870.bin file.
Any other pointers would be helpful.
Thanks and Regards,
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