Subject: Re: ath driver and wep
To: None <>
From: Greg Troxel <>
List: current-users
Date: 10/02/2005 13:34:35
Vincent <> writes:

> Greg Troxel a =E9crit :
> > I find it unlikely that it would cause a crash, but of course
> > until we find the bug one can never tell.  Can you explain how you
> > are concluding that this change is to blame?
> Well, of course I'd have to test this further. But since this
> behaviour is new, and the only thing that has changed is the patch,
> it seems a logical course. Here is what happened: the link has
> dropped down. I did an "ifconfig ath0 down" then an "ifconfig ath0
> up", that never completed: the system crashed with the card half
> set-up.

Thanks for providing details; that indeed sounds like the patch is at
issue.  Can you expand on 'crash'?  Is this with or without WEP?  If
so, how many keys?  Any other encryption methods?

        Greg Troxel <>