TX Packets in Monitor Mode
proski at gnu.org
Tue Nov 1 23:36:50 EST 2005
On Tue, 2005-11-01 at 21:44 -0600, Wireless Dude wrote:
> Using this method I can set the address fields to what ever I want.
> I have noticed that it is possible to change the source address (addr2).
> The prism programmers manual seems to indicate that the firmware will
> automatically set addr2 but this doesn't seemd to be the case.
Perhaps the monitor mode is an exception.
> When I try to set TODS in the frame control field the card seems to
> construct the packet using the 802.3 header info, even through the
> struct_type in the TxControl field that gets passed to the card as part of
> the hfa384x_tx_frame is set to 1 (ie 802.11 format).
> Has anyone seen behaviour like this?
Try filling the 802.3 header with zeroes. Something like this was found
in Lucent cards.
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