Unable to use channel
lameventanas at gmail.com
Mon Sep 13 03:18:28 EDT 2010
On Mon, Sep 13, 2010 at 12:06 PM, Alan <lameventanas at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hello people,
> I'm trying to set up an access point based on a Broadcom 4318 wifi
> card and Linux.
> After setting up the wlan0 interface I try to start hostapd 0.7.3, but
> it doesn't work:
> bash# hostapd -B -P /var/run/hostapd-wlan0.pid /etc/hostapd-wlan0.conf
> Configuration file: /etc/hostapd-wlan0.conf
> Could not set channel for kernel driver
> wlan0: Unable to setup interface.
> rmdir[ctrl_interface]: No such file or directory
> File /etc/hostapd-wlan0.conf contains:
I just found out that it works if I set ieee80211n=0.
So here it is, in case anyone else has this problem.
By the way, can anybody recommend me a mini-pci (not pcie) 802.11n
card that works in Linux?
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