Subject: kern/13163: wi0 seems to be screwing up packets
To: None <>
From: Andrew Brown <>
List: netbsd-bugs
Date: 06/10/2001 22:40:36
>Number:         13163
>Category:       kern
>Synopsis:       wi0 seems to be screwing up packets
>Confidential:   no
>Severity:       serious
>Priority:       medium
>Responsible:    kern-bug-people
>State:          open
>Class:          sw-bug
>Submitter-Id:   net
>Arrival-Date:   Sun Jun 10 19:39:00 PDT 2001
>Originator:     TheMan
>Release:        current as of 20010607
System: NetBSD tweedlebsd 1.5W NetBSD 1.5W (FROGS) #16: Sun Jun 10 20:40:13 EDT 2001     andrew@tweedlebsd:/usr/src/sys/arch/alpha/compile/FROGS alpha


apply the patch from kern/13162 and start noticing messages like this:

arplookup: unable to enter address for on ex0 (host is not on local network)

where 00:02:2d:0d:b4:c5 happens to be the address on my wi0 interface.


use 802.11 stuff.  check logs on neighboring machines.