modprobe hostap_pci locks up machine

Andrew Barr barr.156 at
Mon Dec 6 21:01:41 EST 2004

On Monday 06 December 2004 08:13 pm, Ian Goldberg wrote:
> On Mon, Dec 06, 2004 at 04:46:33PM -0800, Steven Ihde wrote:
> > Perhaps this page entitled "Using the DWL-520 rev. E1 with HostAP"
> > might be of some use to you:
> >
> >
> >
> > I found it on the HostAP-related links section of the HostAP homepage.
> Yeah, those are the instructions we've been working from.  :-(
>    - Ian

Wow. This is a stumper. I have a barebones kit-based PC functioning as an AP 
(VIA Chipset--like yours). The only thing I can think of to ask is if this is 
a Red Hat kernel or not. If you're using a Red Hat distro kernel, perhaps 
switching to a vanilla one could help.


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