Cards seeming connect but unable to route traffic?

HostAP Developer HostAP-developer at
Wed May 5 22:23:14 EDT 2004

>> ifconfig eth0 promisc up
>> ifconfig wlan0 promisc up
>> brctl addbr AP0
>> brctl addif AP0 eth0
>> brctl addif AP0 wlan0
>> ifconfig AP0
>> This example assumes that you are using 192.168.2.xx for your ip range.
> For my private LAN I am.  This config seemed to kill the public network
> that eth0 used (via dhcpcd).

Probably the last command needs to get IP from DHCP instead of assigning
static private address??? just a thought.  If you build
/etc/sysconfig/networking/devices/AP0 with BOOTPROTO=DHCP then the last
command would be:

[root at linux-hostap]# ifconfig AP0 up

KC Ferguson

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