Topic: Netgeat wgt 634u + madwifi-ng + ap mod = no go

When I try to set the card in ap mode, it appears to work however, there is no signal picked up by any of my computers.  Seems like ap mode is broken.  Has anyone gotten this to work?


Geoff

Details:

wlanconfig ath0 create wlandev wifi0 wlanmode ap
root@OpenWrt:~# iwconfig ath0 essid "testing"
root@OpenWrt:~# ifconfig ath0 10.0.1.1 up
root@OpenWrt:~# iwconfig ath0

ath0      IEEE 802.11b  ESSID:"testing" 
          Mode:Master  Frequency:2.412 GHz  Access Point: 00:00:00:00:00:00   
          Bit Rate:0 kb/s   Tx-Power:20 dBm   Sensitivity=0/3 
          Retry:off   RTS thr:off   Fragment thr:off
          Encryption key:off
          Power Management:off
          Link Quality=0/94  Signal level=-95 dBm  Noise level=-95 dBm
          Rx invalid nwid:0  Rx invalid crypt:0  Rx invalid frag:0
          Tx excessive retries:0  Invalid misc:0   Missed beacon:0

dmesg :

wlan: 0.8.4.2 (Atheros/multi-bss)
ath_hal: module license 'Proprietary' taints kernel.
ath_hal: 0.9.16.3 (AR5210, AR5211, AR5212, RF5111, RF5112, RF2413, RF5413, DFS)
ath_rate_sample: 1.2
ath_pci: 0.9.4.5 (Atheros/multi-bss)
PCI: Enabling device 0000:01:01.0 (0000 -> 0002)
PCI: Fixing up device 0000:01:01.0
wifi0: 11b rates: 1Mbps 2Mbps 5.5Mbps 11Mbps
wifi0: 11g rates: 1Mbps 2Mbps 5.5Mbps 11Mbps 6Mbps 9Mbps 12Mbps 18Mbps 24Mbps 36Mbps 48Mbps 54Mbps
wifi0: turboG rates: 6Mbps 12Mbps 18Mbps 24Mbps 36Mbps 48Mbps 54Mbps
wifi0: H/W encryption support: WEP AES AES_CCM TKIP
wifi0: mac 5.9 phy 4.3 radio 4.6
wifi0: Use hw queue 1 for WME_AC_BE traffic
wifi0: Use hw queue 0 for WME_AC_BK traffic
wifi0: Use hw queue 2 for WME_AC_VI traffic
wifi0: Use hw queue 3 for WME_AC_VO traffic
wifi0: Use hw queue 8 for CAB traffic
wifi0: Use hw queue 9 for beacons
wifi0: Atheros 5212: mem=0x40000000, irq=2
wlan: mac acl policy registered

Re: Netgeat wgt 634u + madwifi-ng + ap mod = no go

Solved!!! insmod wlan_scan_ap

Geoff