hostapd hangs after reboot

Kacper kacper at kacper.se
Wed Jan 6 15:15:23 EST 2010


I've updated to the latest mainline kernel (2.6.33-rc3) (had 2.6.32.2
before) and now it seems to work. Now there is not point to file a
bug, right?

On Wed, Jan 6, 2010 at 8:50 PM, Kacper <kacper at kacper.se> wrote:
> The Atheros Card is AR5BXB63. I also have tested with an AR5006EG NIC
> with the same results. What should this more detailed report contain?
>
> On Wed, Jan 6, 2010 at 8:41 PM, Jouni Malinen <j at w1.fi> wrote:
>> On Wed, Jan 06, 2010 at 08:29:21PM +0100, Kacper wrote:
>>> I have installed hostapd for my atheros card. hostapd works but if I
>>> reboot it hangs the system, sometimes giving me a kernel backtrace: (3
>>> last lines)
>>>
>>> handlers:
>>> [<c1142b57>] (usb_hcd_irq+0x0/0x50)
>>> Disabling IRQ #7
>>
>> Which Atheros card and driver are you using?
>>
>>> Is this some bug in the kernels mac80211 driver or a bug in hostapd?
>>
>> Most likely kernel driver bug and as such, a more detailed report sent
>> to the linux-wireless mailing list would be a good next step.
>>
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