Hostapd gives error with Madwifi.conf file

Nazeer Khan Nazeer.Khan
Fri Sep 7 18:05:52 PDT 2007

On Fri, September 7, 2007 5:10 pm, maloomnahi at said:
> Dear All,
> This email is with regards to a problem faced while running the
> hostapdv0.5.8 with madwifi CONFIG file. Its about hostapd -dd madwifi.conf
> giving "Line 14: invalid/unknown driver 'madwifi" error on the prompt.

I believe you have not compiled hostapd with madwifi support. Change the
.config file to include madwifi driver too.

# Driver interface for madwifi driver
CFLAGS += -I/usr/src/madwifi-ng


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