wpa_supplicant problem in ad-hoc mode with madwifi

Matthew "mentor" Bell mentor
Tue Sep 25 11:32:05 PDT 2007

pierre dubois wrote:
> Hello,
> I changed my wireless card in "Ad-hoc" mode and tried to run 
> wpa_supplicant in this mode:
> *wpa_supplicant -ieth1 -Dmadwifi -c/etc/wpa_supplicant.conf -dd*
As an aside: the madwifi client driver is deprecated in favour of wext 
unless you are using Linux < 2.6.14 


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