Pseudo_ibss mode does not work in for kernel-2.6

Vinayak Naik naik
Mon Dec 4 15:34:39 PST 2006

Please disregard the posting. Pseudo_ibss mode worked using
hostap-driver-4.4 under kernel-2.6.14. The trick is the order in which
iwconfig, prism2_param, and ifconfig commands are called.

- Vinayak

On 12/4/06, Vinayak Naik <naik at> wrote:
> Hi,
> I have been using hostap-driver-3.7 in pseudo_ibss mode under
> kernel-2.4.19 for a while. Recently, I have upgraded to kernel-2.6.14.
> As a result, hostap-driver-3.7 to hostap-driver-4.1 do not work on the
> new kernel. Here is the error message "pcmcia: hostap_cs lacks a
> requisite callback function". So I have upgraded to hostap-driver-4.4.
> Although the error goes away, the card is not able to communicate with
> its peers in pseudo_ibss mode. I am using the same old cards. Any
> idea, what's wrong?
> Thanks,
> - Vinayak

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