need a correct madwifi.conf

Brian Sturgill zen_hacker
Mon Mar 5 14:57:09 PST 2007

ifconfig ath0 up?

>From: hong zhang <henryzhang at>
>To: hostap at
>Subject: need a correct madwifi.conf
>Date: Mon, 5 Mar 2007 14:55:51 -0800 (PST)
>   My hostapd is compiled successfully. But  "hostapd madwifi.conf" returns 
>following errors
>   Configuration file: /opt/madwifi.conf
>   ioctl[IEEE80211_IOCTL_SETMLME]: Invalid argument
>   Could not connect to kernel driver.
>   Using interface ath0 with hwaddr 00:0f:b5:35:79:92 and ssid 'wpa-test'
>   l2_packet_receive - recvfrom: Network is down
>   Does anyone knows why it reurns those errors?
>   Thanks for comment.
>   ----henry

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