Hostapd gives error with Madwifi.conf file
maloomnahi at indiatimes.com
Tue Sep 11 03:24:30 PDT 2007
Thanks for the information. I have tried installing the bridge, but the error now shows as follows: (It has created the br0 port now)
[root at localhost hostapd-0.5.8]# hostapd -ddd hostapd.conf
Configuration file: hostapd.conf
Configure bridge br0 for EAPOL traffic.
ioctl[SIOCSIWMODE]: Operation not supported
Could not set interface to master mode!
madwifi driver initialization failed.
eth0: Unable to setup interface.
Flushing old station entries
Deauthenticate all stations
rmdir[ctrl_interface]: No such file or directory
Can anyone tell me is it the .config problem or AR5212 PCI card interface problem?
----- Original Message -----
From: Jan Ceuleers <jan.ceuleers at computer.org>
To: hostap at shmoo.com
Sent: Mon, 10 Sep 2007 13:17:03 +0530 (IST)
Subject: Re: Hostapd gives error with Madwifi.conf file
maloomnahi at indiatimes.com wrote:
> [root at localhost hostapd-0.5.8]# brctl addbr br0
> -bash: brctl: command not found
Install the bridge utilities then. On Ubuntu, this is done thusly:
apt-get install bridge-utils
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