problems with pseudo-ibss with driver version 0.4.4-kernel
proski at gnu.org
Tue Nov 7 12:25:33 EST 2006
On Mon, 2006-11-06 at 16:58 +0100, silvia lafuente wrote:
> I am trying to put two cards in pseudo-ibss mode, but it is coming out
> impossible. They see each other in mode Ad-Hoc, but when I do: iwpriv
> wlan0 pseudo_ibss 1, they don't see each other anymore. Also I have
> tried prism2_param wlan0 pseudo_ibss 1, but it doesn't work either.
> The only thing I see is some "probe-message" when I use ethereal with
> another card in Monitor mode.
I believe Pseudo-IBSS is broken or disabled in recent firmwares. You
may want to use 0.8.3 firmware if the cards are using Prism2 chipset.
See the kernel log. It's shown by dmesg.
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