Linksys Firmware problem.

Pavel Roskin proski
Mon Sep 1 13:49:14 PDT 2003

On Mon, 1 Sep 2003 wim at wrote:

> It may be that 1.4.2 has a bug, but that bug can't be 'fatal for the Host
> AP mode'.  I've got a BenQ AWL500 access point, build around an AWL100
> PCMCIA card (prism2.5). The AP works nicely, although it's running on
> STA 1.4.2.

How do you know that there is no firmware loaded into the RAM?  How do you
know that the card operates in the HostAP mode?

> That clearly proves that Host AP mode can be done with 1.4.2 and the
> 'bug' actually is in the hostap driver. It's probably just that hostap
> does not provide a workaround for an apparent problem.

It doesn't prove anything.

Pavel Roskin

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