HostAP 0.2.3 on PPC (2.6.7) problems

Ryan Verner xfesty at
Sun Jul 18 09:09:36 EDT 2004

On Sat, 2004-07-17 at 12:58, Jouni Malinen wrote:
> On Thu, Jul 15, 2004 at 01:21:27PM +0800, Ryan Verner wrote:
> > Managed mode will set fine, but I can't set an essid - it remains blank 
> > (iwconfig wlan0 essid networkname).  As a result it won't associate to 
> > any networks.  The same driver/kernel compiled on an x86 machine works 
> > perfectly with the same card.
> Do you have wlan0 interface up? If not, SSID change will not be visible
> and the card will not try to associate.

By having the interface up, you mean something along the lines of
'ifconfig wlan0 netmask up'?  If so, yes, it


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