hostapd-0.6.x link error

Jouni Malinen j
Thu Jan 24 18:43:14 PST 2008

On Thu, Jan 24, 2008 at 07:25:24PM +0100, Christian Fackroth wrote:

> I found my mistake. In the older version I got a segmentation fault during
> starting hostapd after I compile hostapd with the wext driver option successfull.
> So I use the madwifi interface for hostapd and this works for all versions.
> I suggest that hostapd don't support wext for a particular reason.

hostapd does not have a "wext driver option". CONFIG_DRIVER_WEXT=y does
not change anything for the hostapd build (that variable is not used at
all in hostapd).

> > I get the follow link error:
> > 
> > hostapd.o: In function `hostapd_wpa_auth_send_ether':
> > /.../hostapd/hostapd.c:897: undefined reference to `l2_packet_send'

Could you please send the .config file that generates this error?

Jouni Malinen                                            PGP id EFC895FA

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