hostapd brings interface down on startup

Jouni Malinen j at
Mon May 7 23:50:02 EDT 2007

On Sun, May 06, 2007 at 08:06:38PM +0200, Wolfram Schlich wrote:

> The driver author in this case is Sam Leffler <sam at>?


> Maybe I should contact him regarding the issues I have with
> the madwifi-driver of hostapd...

I would recommend starting with the current maintainers of
madwifi-driver (their mailing list). If they agree that there is no need
to bring down the interface with the current driver version, hostapd
could be modified to not do it.
Jouni Malinen                                            PGP id EFC895FA

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