iwconfig wlan0 ap MAC

Jouni Malinen jkmaline at
Thu Dec 19 22:29:48 EST 2002

On Fri, Dec 20, 2002 at 01:34:01AM +0100, wlan wrote:

> We have two AP with the same essid but differnt channels 1 and 6 802.11b
> roaming work without problems, we have cover from both AP, and we try to
> fix to one AP throug command: iwconfig wlan0 ap MAC_AP_TO_FIX
> but there is no problem but we get connected always to the other AP, is
> this feature supported by hostap as man iwconfig explain?

It is supported, but only with host-based roaming. You need to set this
up with 'prism2_param wlan0 host_roaming 1'.

Jouni Malinen                                            PGP id EFC895FA

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