Setting up Access Point
linux.newbie79 at gmail.com
Mon Mar 7 17:18:22 EST 2011
On Fri, Mar 4, 2011 at 10:01 AM, linux newbie <linux.newbie79 at gmail.com> wrote:
> I am running Linux on our embedded platform (Station A) with PXA255 chip.
> * I have 2 wireless interfaces i.e eth1 (cisco card) and wlan0 (Ralink
> chipset card) and they are working.
> * using "brctl" utility, I created the bridge br0
> * I enabled Hostapd on wlan0 interface.
> * eth1 connects to external Access Point using WPA and I am using
> wpa_supplicant to do this task.
> wpa_supplicant -Dwext -i eth1 -b br0 -c /tmp/wpasup.conf -B
> * added the interfaces eth1 & wlan0 to br0
> * brctl setfd br0 0
> * ifconfig eth1 0.0.0.0 up
> * ifconfig wlan0 0.0.0.0 up
> * ifconfig br0 192.168.108.96 up
> From my PC (IP 192.168.108.121), I can able to ping br0 interface and
> Now I have another wireless hand held station B (192.168.108.99)
> which associates to SSID of wlan0 of Station A. From this station B I
> can able to ping br0 of Station A and vice-versa.
> But I couldn't able to ping my PC.
> Can anyone let me know, if I made any mistake in configuring? Below is
> my hostapd.conf.
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