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MAC address for Wifi adapter

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by Inforce » Wed Jul 01, 2015 7:55 am

we have several IFC6410 boards and we found out that all of them use the same MAC address for their wifi adapters. As a fix, we recompiled the kernel and rebuilt the ath6kl_sdio driver as a module to set the MAC address as a parameter.
We tried following this guide (…..-software/), but unfortunately it's only for Android and couldn't get softmac.bin working on Linux.
Here's the kernel configuration we used:
And this is the modules config file where the module parameter is set (put it in /etc/modprobe.d/ath6kl.conf):
Also make sure to remove the previous wlan0 adapter from /etc/udev/rules.d/70-persistent-net.rules to make sure the new MAC address doesn't cause udev to create a wlan1 interface.
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