hostap setup problem

Jouni Malinen jkmaline
Tue Apr 29 18:28:58 PDT 2003

On Tue, Apr 29, 2003 at 12:12:45PM -0700, Alex Wu wrote:

> It now complained a problem while setting ssid at startup.
> / # hostapd /etc/hostapd.conf
> Opening raw packet socket for ifindex 11
> Using interface wlan0ap with hwaddr 00:02:6f:03:dc:4f and ssid 'test'
> ioctl[SIOCSIWESSID]: Invalid argument

Which kernel version are you using? Did you enable Linux wireless
extensions (do you have /proc/net/wireless)?

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