is hostap necessary???

Jouni Malinen jkmaline at
Tue Dec 13 21:25:30 EST 2005

On Tue, Dec 13, 2005 at 11:30:10PM +0000, pelusa vali wrote:

> hi every body, i'm new to this list, i'd like to add security to my ap over 
> linux, i use madwifi, and i want to install hostapd, so is necessary first 
> install hostap??or it could work alone?? thanks for your time

If you are using madwifi driver, you do not need Host AP driver; hostapd
is used directly with the interfaces provided by the madwifi driver.

Jouni Malinen                                            PGP id EFC895FA

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