AP not forwarding on LAN port in Power Save mode

Jouni Malinen j
Wed Mar 7 19:18:19 PST 2007

On Wed, Mar 07, 2007 at 10:43:47PM +0530, ramprasad.rajendran at wipro.com wrote:

> Our device is supposed to be in standby mode(the device would be powered
> off to conserve power).

What do you mean with standby mode? Is the wlan card moving to power
managed mode while remaining associated?

> We wake up after about 5 seconds, and we send out the same data, we are
> able to see the data in the sniffer, but the AP does not seem to forward
> it on the LAN port. We are not deauthenticated during this.
> Any explanations on the behaviour ?

Does the AP send any 802.11 frame in response to the frames from the

Jouni Malinen                                            PGP id EFC895FA

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