[Buildroot] Firmware Loading

Mitch Davis mjd+buildroot at afork.com
Thu Oct 21 22:36:59 UTC 2010


On Fri, Oct 22, 2010 at 8:03 AM, Neal Peacock <neal at coinfree.com> wrote:
> I realize this is kind of an old post but I think I'm having the same
> trouble
> with the carl9170 driver on my embedded system.  Could you post how you
> setup udev to handle the firmware loading?  I tried echoing udevd into the
> proc/sys/kernel/hotplug and all and I know I have the .sh script in place
> but nothing seems to be happening and firmware loads always time out.

If you add this to the .sh file:

  date >> /tmp/dates.txt

Does /tmp/dates.txt change after the event?

If you create a shell script with a similar "date" line into
/proc/sys/kernel/hotplug, does dates.txt change?

Mitch.



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