Subject: Re: awi/BayStack cards
To: Bill Sommerfeld <>
From: Michael Richardson <>
List: current-users
Date: 11/07/1999 18:57:29
>>>>> "Bill" == Bill Sommerfeld <> writes:
    Bill> In the high-AP-density environment of the hotel, roaming clearly
    Bill> doesn't work right.  (not surprising, since I only got one AP to play
    Bill> with..).  Like itojun, it worked for me for a little while, and then
    Bill> it decided it needed to rescan for a new AP for some reason, locked
    Bill> into the new AP, and then it stopped working altogether).

    Bill> I'm going to have to stare at the 802.11 spec some more to see what i
    Bill> have to do in order to hand off from one AP to another (I think i

  Argh. Let me know how I can help. Got caffeine, will hack when not editing documents.

    Bill> mgmt subtype 4 is a "probe request"; according to the firmware doc, it
    Bill> is processed by the firmware and should just be discarded by the
    Bill> driver..

  so, is this the right logic:

	  /* discard */

  (this message delivered with 802.11)

]                   At IETF46 in Washington, DC                 |  firewalls  [
]   Michael Richardson, Sandelman Software Works, Ottawa, ON    |net architect[
] |device driver[
] panic("Just another NetBSD/notebook using, kernel hacking, security guy");  [