What's the difference between prism2.5 and prism3 and what version of hostap support prism3
williamt at arescom.com
Mon Aug 18 20:03:05 EDT 2003
----- Original Message -----
From: "Pavel Roskin" <proski at gnu.org>
To: "William Tai" <williamt at arescom.com>
Cc: <hostap at shmoo.com>
Sent: Monday, August 18, 2003 4:43 PM
Subject: Re: What's the difference between prism2.5 and prism3 and what
version of hostap support prism3
> On Mon, 18 Aug 2003, William Tai wrote:
> > When does hostsp start to support prism3 and
> > what's the difference between prism2.5 and prism3?
> Why do you think that Prism 3 is not supported? Can you give the source
> that led you to this conclusion? I don't have a Prism 3 card, but I
> believe it should work with the existing code. I remember a report that
> linux-wlan-ng worked with a Prism 3 card without any changes.
>From readme document
This is a Linux driver for wireless LAN cards based on Intersil's
So I am confused.
My hostap driver was download at April.
I do not know whether my driver support prism3 or not.
> As for the differences, look for your self at
> Unfortunately, I don't see any side-by-side comparison. You may want to
> compare specifications of the integrates Baseband/MAC chips - they
> interact with the driver software.
> Pavel Roskin
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