Multiple BSSIDs with encryption method failed with BroadCom wireless driver

Jouni Malinen j
Mon Dec 28 01:23:18 PST 2009

On Mon, Dec 28, 2009 at 05:08:14PM +0800, sun keyong wrote:
> 2009/12/23 sun keyong <sunkeyong at>

> > I use Broadcon wireless network interface card, I try to setup two BSSID,
> > one with WPA encryption method, the other with WPA2 encryption method, I try
> > to use hostapd to support the encryption method. The hostapd version is
> > 0.6.9, I can use hostapd for one bssid with encryption method, if I try to
> > set up both of them with encryption method by hostapd, the hostapd can not
> > support this. The client cannot connect the second BSSID.

> > I am not sure I configure correct or is there some limitation of hostapd of
> > encryption for Multiple BSSID. If this is limitatioin of hostapd, do you
> > have any schedule to fix this.
> > The configure file is:
> > interface=wl0
> > driver=bcm

Where did you get this hostapd from? hostapd 0.6.9 does not include
driver=bcm option and as such, this must be coming from somewhere else.
Since I have not even seen that driver wrapper, I have no idea what its
capabilities are and you should probably target this question to whoever
is providing you that modified version of hostapd and not this mailing

Jouni Malinen                                            PGP id EFC895FA

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