installing HostAP with dwl650+

capacity77 at tin.it capacity77 at tin.it
Fri Oct 22 09:53:09 EDT 2004


I have a D-Link wireless card DWL-650+, can HostAP work with it?

>-- Messaggio originale --
>Subject: Re: installing HostAP with dwl650+
>From: Pedro Ramalhais <ramalhais at serrado.net>
>To: capacity77 at tin.it
>Date: Thu, 14 Oct 2004 22:49:47 +0100
>
>
>ACX100 is the chip name from Texas Instruments.
>ACX100 is totally different from prism chips.
>hostAP only supports prism chips = hostAP does _not_ support ACX100
>chips.
>You're saying that you card works with the acx100 driver, so i assume
>you card is really an acx100 chip based card which is _not_ supported by
>hostAP.
>Hope i made it clear =:-)
>
>On Thu, 2004-10-14 at 21:36, capacity77 at tin.it wrote:
>> it seems to me that the texas instruments d-link 650+ is based on this
>kind
>> of chipset and it works with acx100 driver.
>> but installing hostap I need to change the PCMCIA_PATH in the Makefile,
>> right? whch should this path be?
>> 
>> 
>> >-- Messaggio originale --
>> >Subject: Re: installing HostAP with dwl650+
>> >From: Pedro Ramalhais <ramalhais at serrado.net>
>> >To: capacity77 at tin.it
>> >Cc: hostap at shmoo.com
>> >Date: Thu, 14 Oct 2004 19:12:33 +0100
>> >
>> >
>> >On Thu, 2004-10-14 at 17:10, capacity77 at tin.it wrote:
>> >> Hi!
>> >> I'm trying to install HostAP but I'm using a DWL650+ wireless card
which
>> >> uses the external module acx100. So as said in the README I should
edit
>> >> the Makefile and insert the PCMCIA_PATH. but what should exactly be
>this
>> >> PCMCIA_PATH?
>> >> thank you
>> >> capacity
>> >
>> >hostAP only supports prism2/2.5/3 chips. Where did you see support for
>> >acx100 in hostAP?
>> >-- 
>> >Pedro Ramalhais <ramalhais at serrado.net>
>> >
>-- 
>Pedro Ramalhais <ramalhais at serrado.net>
>





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