Jump to content
InsanelyMac Forum
M0rpheus

AR5BXB112 (AR9380) - Wrong Locale/Country Code

Recommended Posts

Hey all,

 

So I bought an Atheros AR9380 from Ebay to put in my Hackintosh, as I recently got an Asus RT-N66U dual band router which can do 450Mb. The trouble I am having is, the 9380 is set to locale "ETSI" (Europe somewhere) with no country code, and goes to a maximum of channel 140. I would ideally like to get this working on channel 149 as this is the best to use in Australia (locale APAC with country code X1).

 

My question is, after much searching on Google, is there a way to change the locale/country code? I have found no EEPROM tool which works with this adapter, and the rcu.exe which you can use in conjunction with Commview simply states it cannot be used and then bluescreens on exit in Windows. Is there another way or a tool which works to change the locale/country code in not just OSX, but Windows as well? (i.e. a flashing/editing tool for the EEPROM firmware on the chip).

 

Any help would be greatly appreciated!

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Advertisement

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now

  • Recently Browsing   0 members

    No registered users viewing this page.

  • Posts

    • Unfortunately here's all what i get (when connection error doesn't apply) 
    • Hello,   My laptop (specs in signature) runs El Capitan and it works okay, but as the title says, the computer reboots when trying to wake up from sleep. I can't seem to find why it does this, as power management is presumably working properly. I'm attaching PR files. https://www.dropbox.com/s/um4iglj2nqy81c0/debug.zip?dl=0
    • Hi I m trying to install High Sierra 10.13.4 in my dell Inspiron N5110 using MBR patch .Please help me with post installation procedures for patching audio graphics etc    specs                                                                     Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-2430M CPU @ 2.40GHz ,                                                                               Display Adapters    NVIDIA GeForce GT 525M  Intel(R) HD 3000 Graphics           IDT  92HD87B1 audio driver  Dell Wireless 1702 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 3.0+HS Driver           USB Controllers  Intel(R) 6 Series/C200 Series Chipset Family USB Enhanced Host Controller - 1C26 Intel(R) 6 Series/C200 Series Chipset Family USB Enhanced Host Controller - 1C2D Bluetooth Hard Copy Cable Replacement Server Renesas Electronics USB 3.0 Host Controller                                                                                                                       
    • Hi there, You can either use Lilu.kext and nVidiaGraphicsFixUp.kext or you can add the following patch to your config.plist under Kernel and Kext Patches: The kexts must be placed under the following path: /EFI/Clover/kexts/Other    Name: com.apple.driver.AppleGraphicsDevicePolicy Find: BA050000 00 Replace: BA000000 00   You can use clover configurator to mount the EFI partition on the drive that you have clover bootloader installed.
    • Hackintosh High SIerra 10.13.3 After installing Nvidia Web Driver System Boot Black Screen. Booting With " nv_disable=1 " Boot Flag System booting Fine But Graphics Was Laggy And 3D Graphics Acceleration Problem. What Can I Do Plz Help ............................. Sorry For My Bad English, English Is Not My Native Language.   My System RIG :   CPU : Intel Core i5 6400 RAM : 8GB HDD : 1TB WD For Windows And 500 GB WD For Hackintosh Graphics Card : Gigabyte GTX 1050Ti 4GB OC Mother Board : Gigabyte H110M-H DVD RW LG


×