hostap and orinoco

Pavel Roskin proski at gnu.org
Sun May 4 20:29:30 EDT 2003


On Mon, 5 May 2003, Jeff Omick wrote:

> Does Hostap support the Lucent Orinoco card or should i used Hermesap?

You should use HermesAP.  HostAP tries to support non-Intersil firmware,
but only in Managed and Ad-hoc modes, and even that wasn't working
properly last time I tried.

HermesAP, on the other hand, works just fine with Lucent cards, although
it hasn't been ported to the 2.5.x kernels yet, if you are into this sort
of thing :-)

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Regards,
Pavel Roskin



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