problem in Wireless Extension

Viliam Trepak trepo
Tue Nov 2 01:37:12 PST 2004

On Tue, 2004-11-02 at 10:26, Yong Chu Eu (??????) wrote:
> i am install hostap driver on my redhat linux 2.4.26, any one can help? i
> try on few version kernel of linux
> [root at localhost root]# iwconfig wlan0 txpower 150
> Warning: Driver for device wlan0 has been compiled with version 16
> of Wireless Extension, while this program is using version 15.
> Some things may be broken...
You will have to recompile the wireless tools to get rid of the warning.

> Error for wireless request "Set Tx Power" (8B26) :
>     SET failed on device wlan0 ; Operation not supported.
What card? What firmware? Which version of HostAP driver?
(I assume it's the latest, but don't let us make assumptions - provide some data)

Viliam Trepak
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