Subject: Re: Prism hostap mode question...
To: Peter Seebach <>
From: Erik Reid <>
List: current-users
Date: 03/11/2003 19:46:00
Quoth Peter Seebach:
>My vague idea was that, if I do
>	ifconfig wi0 media auto mediaopt hostap nwid foo
>on one box, and
>	ifconfig wi0 media auto nwid foo
>on another, the second box should see the first as an access point.  In
>fact, the second box thinks there's no available network.  What obvious
>thing am I missing?
>The cards talk fine in adhoc mode.

Not that this really helps anyone, but 'me too'.  I have seen hostap work previously
on netbsd, but it seemed to have broken when I updated my hostap machine a while ago,
but unfortunately I'm not sure when.  Hopefully we're just missing something :)