Subject: Re: ray driver, Pro cards, and Windows
To: Atsushi Onoe <>
From: Jason R Thorpe <>
List: current-users
Date: 12/12/2000 08:28:35
On Tue, Dec 12, 2000 at 02:07:42AM -0800, Atsushi Onoe wrote:

 > You need to update the firmware of the WaveLAN card for NetBSD also to 6.x.
 > After that, you can setup adhoc mode specified in 802.11 spec as follows:
 > 	# wiconfig wi0 -p 1	(not 3=adhoc mode, but 1=bss)
 > 	# wiconfig wi0 -c 1	(create IBSS)

We should move all of this stuff into ifconfig(8) -- having wiconfig(8),
especially with its really ugly command "syntax", is not the best way
to go.  Most of this applies to all 802.11 devices.

        -- Jason R. Thorpe <>