Subject: Re: current and compaq WL200 wireless cards [long]
To: Dave Tyson <>
From: Charles M. Hannum <>
List: current-users
Date: 07/28/2004 15:24:31
On Tuesday 27 July 2004 15:22, Dave Tyson wrote:
> Occasionally I see command failed messages from the wi driver:
> Jul 23 17:28:32 xxx /netbsd: wi0: command failed, cmd=0x11, arg=0xf101

How often is "occasionally"?  This is the command we use to figure out which 
BSS it found, and if it's failing, the driver will never transition out of 
scanning mode.  What happens if you hard-wire the channel with ifconfig?

> wi0: Intersil Firmware: Primary (0.3.0), Station (0.8.0)

BTW, this firmware is *very* old.