Subject: Re: Prism hostap mode question...
To: Matthias Drochner <M.Drochner@fz-juelich.de>
From: Jason R Thorpe <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 03/12/2003 06:37:46
On Wed, Mar 12, 2003 at 12:25:49PM +0100, Matthias Drochner wrote:
> I've got a
> wi0 at pcmcia0 function 0: Cabletron, RoamAbout 802.11 DS, Version 01.01
> wi0: 802.11 address 00:e0:63:50:29:ab
> wi0: using Lucent Technologies, WaveLAN/IEEE
> wi0: Lucent Firmware: Station (6.0.1)
> wi0: supported rates: 1Mbps 2Mbps 5.5Mbps 11Mbps
> This is obviously a completely different version number space -- is there
> any hope to get that thing into hostap mode?
> (or a compatible ad-hoc mode, as last resort)
No, the Lucent firmware doesn't support hostap mode. You need a Prism2,
Prism2.5, or Prism3.
-- Jason R. Thorpe <email@example.com>