Hostap 0.0.2 ?

Jim TerWee jim at
Mon May 5 02:18:01 EDT 2003

> I also am having he same lockup problem.  I am using dual and single
> cardbus Soekris boards (AMD Elan520 chipset 100 and 133MHz).  Both
> machines under high load lock up very consistantly around 250MB of
> ftp'ing an ISO.

Same deal here generally around 250MB will lock it up. Did notice using a
mini pci card won't cause this problem in the Soekris.

> When I put the exact same software image into a MiniITX board with a
> 600MHz processor it NEVER has locked up.  It appears that the problem is
> related to processor and/or bus speeds.  My guess would be that one
> interrupt comes in and then another before the first is finished.  It's
> definitly something that is time sensitive...perhapse a stray spin lock?

Also tested on Celeron 1 gig Could duplicate when was using four plx
adapters. (Which I use in a production setting) If I go back to the May
2002 release everything is fine. This is using the wisp-dist at They also went back to the May 2002 release to make
it stable.

Jim TerWee       | Our capacity for understanding is
jim at   | inversely proportional to how
Invisimax        | much we think we know. The more I
                 | know, the more I don't know!

More information about the HostAP mailing list