wireless tools with HostAP driver

Jeetendra Kumar jeetendra at alumnux.com
Thu Mar 13 05:42:36 EST 2003


one alternative for kernel 2.4.7 is wireless tool version 21.

srikanth_w at naturesoft.net wrote:

> I have installed the HostAP driver in my Red Hat box
> and i try to use the last wireless extension that i
> downloaded from
> http://www.hpl.hp.com/personal/Jean_Tourrilhes/Linux/Tools.html
>
> I run with 2.4.7 kernel.
> when i run iwconfig command i get the next warning
>
> Warning: Driver for device wlan0 recommend version 13
> of Wireless Extension but has been compiled with
> version 11, therefore some driver features may notbe
> available...
> ***    This version 13 is for Wireless Extension in Kernel refer 
> <linux/wireless.h>
>
> Which one is the version 13?? I have the version 25,
> so it is supposed that it has to work without problems.
>
> ***     The version 25 is for Wireless Tools, latest one.
>
> ---
> Srikanth.
>
>
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