hostapdioctl[PRISM2_IOCTL_PRISM2_PARAM]: Invalid argument
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Thu Sep 7 06:24:53 EDT 2006
I've modified the code of bcm43xx_wx_set_interfmode(file bcm43xx_wx.c)
In default case, I set mode to BCM43xx_RADIO_INTERFMODE_AUTOWLAN.
So now, hostapd can go a little bit further.
I've installed firmware for my board from this web site :at
Now, power LED is ON. And I can see an other wifi network using
But now, I'm facing the following error :
ioctl(SIOCGIFINDEX): No such device
It make me think that bcm43xx is a driver for my wifi card,that creates
But should hostap create an other interface, so that hostap will receive
Stephane List wrote:
> In my log, I've the following error :
> set_interfmode allowed parameters are: 0 => None, 1 => Non-WLAN, 2 =>
> WLAN, 3 => Auto-WLAN
> Stephane List wrote:
>> I'm using a Broadcom card :
>> 02:00.0 Network controller: Broadcom Corporation BCM4306 802.11b/g
>> Wireless LAN Controller (rev 03)
>> I'm using Broadcom driver and hostap driver from linux 18.104.22.168.
>> I'm using the snapshot : hostapd-0.5-2006-09-04.tar.gz
>> When I run hostapd,I get the following error :
>> debian:/# /etc/init.d/hostapd start
>> Starting advanced IEEE 802.11 management:
>> hostapdioctl[PRISM2_IOCTL_PRISM2_PARAM]: Invalid argument
>> rmdir[ctrl_interface]: No such file or directory
>> Which version of hostapd should I use with linux 22.214.171.124 ?
>> My wireless card is seen as eth1 instead of wlan0,is it normal ?
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