wds with both ap's associating to stations

Jouni Malinen jkmaline at cc.hut.fi
Sun Dec 29 04:41:06 EST 2002

On Sat, Dec 28, 2002 at 06:06:09PM -0500, Doug Yeager wrote:

> following this example is great, but i want both AP's to associate to 
> stations.  this example only has A associating.
> is it o.k. to do a "brctl addif br0 wlan0" and "ifconfig wlan0" for 
> B configuration also?  i try to do this and i start getting some errors 
> when i try to ping from one station to another.  i don't know if the errors 
> are supposed to be there or a bug.  any help would be great

Yes, it should be OK to add wlan0 to the bridge device on both APs. What
kind of errors do you get? Is the connection between stations working at
all in that configuration? If not, can you find the place where packet
is lost (e.g., is it sent over WDS link)?

Jouni Malinen                                            PGP id EFC895FA

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