[ath9k-devel] DWA-556 not working as AP

Pavel Roskin proski
Tue Aug 9 05:27:28 PDT 2011

Quoting sami ahokas <sami.m.ahokas at gmail.com>:

> Thanks for your reply. I chose to try the MadWifi driver, but now I'm
> not able to set interface to master mode.

When loading the module, use "modprobe ath_pci autocreate=ap"

That will create an interface in AP mode.  It's easy to get used to  
the niceties of the kernel drivers that can change the mode of an  
existing interface.

Pavel Roskin

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