orinoco driver works but not hostap on prism 2.5 IBM thinkpad laptop!?

chris at seberino.org chris
Wed Aug 23 12:07:24 PDT 2006

I got a typical IBM Thinkpad laptop with
a Intersil Prism 2.5 wifi card.

The orinoco wifi driver worked.  I tried
to use the hostap driver and it failed.

I saw this error message....

wifi0: Unknown hardware address type 801

Must I upgrade the firmware or do something
else to use hostap driver?



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