Cards of different manufactures can't communicate in ad-hoc mode

Jouni Malinen jkmaline at
Thu Jan 26 22:07:46 EST 2006

On Fri, Jan 27, 2006 at 01:38:35AM +0200, korakis at wrote:

> My problem is the following: I work in a project doing some tests in the ad-hoc
> mode of hostap. I do some experiments using two laptops. When I use cards of
> the same manufacture on both laptops (2 Proxim cards), everything works well.
> When I try to use cards from different manufactures (one Proxim and one Linksys
> v3), the two laptops can't communicate.

Which station firmware versions are you using in the cards?

Jouni Malinen                                            PGP id EFC895FA

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