wifi0/wlan0 confusion

Simon J. Rowe srowe
Wed Jul 27 11:49:49 PDT 2005

On Wednesday 27 Jul 2005 18:14, Mr. The Plague wrote:
> wifi0 is the internal parts of the card. wlan0 is what all userspace
> stuff should address it as. You should configure wlan0, and ignore
> wifi0.

Thanks for that. MDK uses ifrename so I've added a line in /etc/iftab

wlan0	mac {mac addr}

When I finally put


in the config it started working.

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