ypod at MIT.EDU
Mon May 28 18:41:53 EDT 2007
I got libertas-2.6 from git, compiled and booted new kernel and module
(I use fw 5.220.10.p5) on gentoo.
I also have two laptops that are already in mesh. I set the gentoo box
to the right channel and set the MAC as follows:
ifconfig eth3 down hw ether 00:17:C4:28:0A:F1
ifconfig eth3 up
ifconfig msh0 10.0.0.1
then the gentoo box is setup exactly like the two laptops, except that
the msh0 interface is in "Repeater" mode instead of the echoed "ad-hoc"
in the laptops.
The two laptops ping each other fine, but the gentoo box cannot ping the
Luis Carlos Cobo wrote:
> On 5/25/07, Polychronis Ypodimatopoulos <ypod at mit.edu> wrote:
>> I'm trying to get mesh working on a USB module from marvell on a Gentoo
>> I got git://git.infradead.org/libertas-2.6 but this is "repeater"
>> dedicated version of the driver.
> That's the version you probably want to use.
> It just says it's in "repeater" mode because there is not a defined
> "mesh" mode. Previously the mode for the mshX interface was an echo
> of the mode for the ethX interface, and that caused some confusion.
> Looks like I didn't succeed in avoiding that confusion...
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