Turning Tx Power off not working in client mode

Ram Nayak nayak3127
Thu Dec 4 07:02:54 PST 2003

I using the hostap driver as a client and by default the client is not 
associated to any access point.

I then use the command : "iwconfig wlan0 txpower off" to turn off the 

Using a wireless sniffer I see that the probe requests are still being 
transmitted from the card. Why are the probe requests still being 


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