what is wireless event cmd=0x8c00?

Jouni Malinen jkmaline
Wed Mar 2 20:33:57 PST 2005

On Mon, Feb 28, 2005 at 11:51:33AM -0500, Brian J. Murrell wrote:

> I am trying to figure out what is causing all the drops of my wireless
> device.  I have a wpa_supplicant log, timestamped, and am correlating
> occurrences of small network outages (i.e. a few seconds or less) with
> the following message from wpa_supplicant:
> Wireless event: cmd=0x8c00 len=20
> What does this mean?

This is a notification from the driver saying that an outgoing packet
was not acknowledged by the recipient (i.e., it was dropped due to
excessive retries limit being reached). Which driver are you using?

Jouni Malinen                                            PGP id EFC895FA

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