WDS: newer kernel (2.6.6) problem: brctl addif wlan0wds0: source exist

Jouni Malinen jkmaline
Sat Jun 26 10:18:07 PDT 2004

On Sat, Jun 26, 2004 at 12:33:23PM +0200, kwabbernoot at wanadoo.nl wrote:

> When adding my second interface using brctl on the 2.6.6 kernel I receive the
> error that a interface with the same source address within the bridge exist.
> That's correct both wlan0 and wlan0wds0 carry the same hw-address but my other
> accesspoint with kernel 2.4 doesn't complain about that. Is someone working on
> this or has anyone a solution for this?

This seems to have been fixed in Linux 2.6.7.

Jouni Malinen                                            PGP id EFC895FA

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