Subject: Re: access point list from Lucent wireless cards
To: Michael Graff <>
From: Nathan J. Williams <nathanw@MIT.EDU>
List: current-users
Date: 10/01/2001 15:02:37
Michael Graff <> writes:

> nathanw@MIT.EDU (Nathan J. Williams) writes:
> > With today's sources, which I believe includes this code, the wi
> > interface on my iBook (dual USB) is crankier than it was before. It's
> > been rock-solid since the wi at obio support went in. It probes as:
> I don't think it was the changes I made -- they are only in effect
> if you have a prism and execute the correct ioctl, or if you
> have a lucent and issue the scan ioctl.
> I do reject non-data packets, but I'm using the lucent card
> (gold) and it works perfectly.
> > wi0: failed to allocate 1594 bytes on NIC
> > wi0: tx buffer allocation failed
> > wi0: interface not running
> And I definiately didn't muck with the xmit code...
> Can you back out the changes I made and try again to see if that makes
> it go?

After backing out your changes I don't see any of the problems, after
nearly a week of use.

        - Nathan