hostap_driver-0.3.7 and wireless-tools

Jouni Malinen jkmaline
Sat Feb 19 09:46:18 PST 2005

On Sat, Feb 19, 2005 at 12:31:28PM +0200, Jar wrote:

> I tried to update hostap_driver from 0.2.6 to 0.3.7. But after that all iw* commands
> complains that I use only WE17 and the driver needs WE18.  My wireles-tools is
> version wireless-tools-27-0.pre25.3 and iwconfig -v says:

What do you mean by "needing WE18"?

> I run some iw* commands from cron and now it sends mail to me all the time. Does
> this new driver version really require WE18? Where I can found kernel and
> wireless-tools package that supports WE18?

There is no such requirement. For most parts, wireless extensions are
compatibile between versions.

Jouni Malinen                                            PGP id EFC895FA

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