i.MX53 QSB Enable WiFi Android

Document created by jesseg Employee on Aug 8, 2012Last modified by Jodi Paul on May 16, 2013
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How to enable WIFI support for i.MX53 QSB Android


After applying every QSB patch, enable WiFi support according to your hardware.

 

Android R4 can be downloaded from Adeneo´s website.

 

AR6102 

 

Change file device/fsl/imx53_loco/BoardConfig.mk

-BOARD_WLAN_CHIP_AR6102  := false
+BOARD_WLAN_CHIP_AR6102  := true

 

AR6003 

 

Change file device/fsl/imx53_loco/BoardConfig.mk

-BOARD_WLAN_CHIP_AR6003  := false
+BOARD_WLAN_CHIP_AR6003  := true

 

After complete build ar6000.ko will be created under /system/etc/modules

To turn WIFI on, go to Settings > Wireless & network s > Wi-Fi

 

Error message case 

 

In case logcat shows the following error message:

 

E/WifiHW  ( 2086): Cannot access "/data/misc/wifi/wpa_supplicant.conf":Permission denied


Reconfigure nfs server file /etc/default/nfs-kernel-server

delete this line:
  RPCMOUNTDOPT=--manage-gids

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