hostcan problem

Pavel Roskin proski at
Fri Aug 22 20:59:42 EDT 2003

On Fri, 22 Aug 2003, William Tai wrote:

> Hi All:
> I try to scan all neighboring APs.
> However the number of APs I scanned is less than the number scanned by
> another clients.
> Does ant body have the same experience?

Yes.  Firmware 1.3.4 has this bug.  Firmware versions 1.5.6 and 1.7.4 are
known to be OK.

Also, make sure that you have no ESSID specified, or you will get only APs
with that ESSID.  Use "iwconfig wlan0 essid any".

Pavel Roskin

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