What's the meaning of wireless event "AP: 00:00:00:00:00:00"?

Johannes Berg johannes at sipsolutions.net
Tue Nov 15 02:53:19 EST 2011

On Tue, 2011-11-15 at 15:14 +0800, Bin Li wrote:
> Hi,
>  It make the wireless connection drops, and the log like below, so
> what's the possible reason? Thanks!
> Wireless event: cmd=0x8b15 len=20
> Wireless event: new AP: 00:00:00:00:00:00
> Setting scan request: 0 sec 100000 usec
> Added BSSID 40:f4:ec:7e:17:de into blacklist
> CTRL-EVENT-DISCONNECTED - Disconnect event - remove keys

It means that a) you're using the deprecated WEXT and b) that the AP or
driver decided to disconnect :-)


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