Driver deletes and add station

sunder sunder_k
Wed May 27 21:00:47 PDT 2015

Ath9k and MAC80211 drivers are used.It is an AP application not Hostapd which has been enabled with scan.The ping is initiated from STA which is connected to AP.

Best Regards,

> Date: Wed, 27 May 2015 12:03:19 +0300
> From: j at
> To: hostap at
> Subject: Re: Driver deletes and add station
> On Tue, May 26, 2015 at 04:26:13AM +0000, sunder wrote:
> > iw event shows the following message.  There is no auth/deauth process in the air.  But, the driver itself deletes and add station.  Add and delete  happens in less than 1 ms interval as well.   This causes the ping drop.  Is there any specific reason,  for driver do this operation ?
> Which driver are you using and what does the hostapd or wpa_supplicant
> debug log show when this happens?
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> Jouni Malinen                                            PGP id EFC895FA
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