packet injection questions

Gunter Burchardt gbur at informatik.uni-rostock.de
Tue Feb 10 12:01:01 EST 2004


> Hello,
> 
> I tried what you suggested. Both with hostapd mode enabled or disabled,
> the card sends out a Beacon frame every 4.3 secs (approximated) . Does anyone
> know if all those behaviours depend on card firmware? 

A short look at the sources of the firmware says that this behaviour is
implemented in the cards firmware. The value of beacon_int is written
directly to a hardware-register. Until now i didn't found any
possibility to supress beacons via the driver. You should look at the
sources by your self. Perhaps you have more luck.

On other accesspoints i saw a possibility to hide them (you cant see
the ssid). But not on prism-cards :-/



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