A couple beginner questions ..

Jouni Malinen jkmaline at cc.hut.fi
Fri Jan 23 23:52:05 EST 2004


On Fri, Jan 23, 2004 at 02:01:34AM -0500, Pavel Roskin wrote:

> Indeed, no_primary=1 doesn't prevent "normal" cards from working (just
> tested it with PCMCIA and PCI).  I agree that it should be removed.  A
> positive side effect is that the driver will recognize misflashed cards
> rather than reject them.

I hardcoded the driver to behave in the same was as when no_primary=1
was set. I removed the module option, too, so if you happen to have that
parameter somewhere in configuration files, it must be removed.

I added an example script, utils/hostap_fw_load, for making firmware
loading bit easier. I'm running this from /etc/pcmcia/wireless before
starting in interface configuration. This script should make it possible
to plug cards with full flash as well as cards without flash and get
more or less identical user experience ;-).

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Jouni Malinen                                            PGP id EFC895FA



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