Using the Test/Debug mode

Gargi D gargid at
Mon Jun 21 15:26:09 EDT 2004

How do I use the inquire command provided by Private IOCTL of hostap?  What
are the values it takes?

Also how do I use the debug/test mode of HostAP along with ReadMIF/WriteMIF

-- Gargi
----- Original Message -----
From: "Bryan Cromwell" <bcromwell at>
To: <hostap at>
Sent: Monday, June 21, 2004 10:47 PM
Subject: Wireless <--> Wireless Bridge

> Let me start by saying I think I have read that this doesn't work, but
> I am look for a workaround and/or verification that what I am
> attempting is not possible (yet)
> Wlan Client   ----> Wlan0 (hostap in master) Bridged to Wlan1 (in
> Managed mode) --> RemoteAP ---> Ethernet.
> System:
> Ibm Laptop w/ 2 dwl-650 wireless nics running Redhat FC2
> I have have a connection on both nics:
> Wlan1 side can ping the internet via the "remoteap"
> "Client Laptop" can talk to Wlan0
> It appears that the client does a arp request that appears to come in
> wlan0 and out wlan1 but I never see any arp replies, I tried a static
> arp also and that didn't seam to help either.
> I am I missing something or does this not currently work due to
> framing issues??
> Thanks
> Bryan
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