Monitor Mode

Jouni Malinen j at
Fri Feb 25 07:21:26 EST 2011

On Fri, Feb 25, 2011 at 10:31:47AM +0000, Carlos Guimarães wrote:
> I would like to know if my NIC must be in monitor mode so that I can run
> hostapd correctly.

No, there is no such requirement. In general, hostapd tries to set up
the driver in suitable mode when starting up AP functionality.

Jouni Malinen                                            PGP id EFC895FA

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