hostap driver make error

AP-Research HostAP-Research
Wed Jun 9 20:00:49 PDT 2004

<quote who="Utin Mikhail A CONT NPRI">
> Thank you.
> In the document a patch 2.4.23 is mentioned. I actually have 2.4.22-1.2188
> kernel, which I upgraded a couple weeks ago from FC1 original using RH
> upgrade. I am confused if I have the patch in my current build.

Since you are getting the `free_netdev' error, you already have the patch.

> <snip>
> This issue has been seen before when compiling against Redhat 2.4 kernels.
>   They apparently back-ported some stuff from 2.5 into their 2.4
> releases...

--- correction ---
the back-porting wasn't from the 2.5 tree but rather from 2.4.23 into 2.4.22
--- sorry ---

> See my completely-informal-run-through with Fedora Core 1 and HostAP at:

> PS
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