Multiple SSIDs on a single BSSID

Johannes Berg johannes at
Wed Nov 7 11:20:30 EST 2007

> Basically, I want to have one radio/machine act like at least 32 (and 
> preferably 64+)
> wifi client machines.  I'd consider each one of these virtual client 
> machines a virtual STA.

mac80211 supports this, you simply add multiple virtual interfaces.
However, currently no driver supports this, I know new broadcom
hard/firmware supports this as well as (some?) atheros hw. You'll want
to add this feature to ath5k.

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