wireless card for hostapd

Jouni Malinen jkmaline
Sat Aug 26 16:27:03 PDT 2006

On Wed, Aug 23, 2006 at 07:49:20AM -0700, Tran Thanh Dinh wrote:

>     I have another PCMCIA which is a Netgear Dual Band Wireless PC Card WAG511. I looked around online and got to know that the chipset of this card is Atheros 5001X or 5004X. However I dont know if hostapd works with it or only with a Atheros 521x chipset card.

AR5001X and AR5004X are just family names and they can be using ar521x.
Anyway, I would expect madwifi to work with this card and hostapd can be
used with madwifi.

>     I have a Intel Pro 2200 wireless card on my laptop. Could anyone please tell me if it would work fine with hostapd please? If not, could you recommand me one PCMCIA wireless card does please.

ipw2200 card is not supported in AP mode.

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