hostap_pci and recent kernels

Pedro Ramalhais ramalhais at
Sat Nov 5 19:32:01 EST 2005

Henrik Brix Andersen wrote:
> On Sat, Nov 05, 2005 at 04:56:16AM -0500, Pavel Roskin wrote:
>> I'm using current netdev kernel from git on a x86_64 system (single
>> EM64T with hyperthreading enabled).  hostap_pci is not working properly.
>> It keeps reporting WTERR and INFDROP events once in a few seconds.
> I'm using the stand-along hostap-driver-0.4.5 in master mode on a
> vanilla linux-2.6.14 without problems.
> I'm using an Intersil Corporation Prism 2.5 Wavelan chipset (rev 01)
> on a Soekris net4801.
> Could this be a 64bit issue?
> Regards,
> Brix
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I recently upgrade to 2.6.14 and i'm using the in-kernel hostap drivers.
Everythings works fine, using WDS too, and no weird messages.
The processor is an Intel Celeron 600Mhz.
If you need my .config i'd be glad to provide it.
Hope this helps.

Pedro Ramalhais
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