Subject: Re: HostAP on netbsd
To: None <>
From: Michael Przybylski <>
List: tech-net
Date: 01/15/2003 13:19:56
Oh, one clarification: when I said Cisco, I meant Cisco's Aironet 802.11


On Wed, 15 Jan 2003, Michael Przybylski wrote:

> Hi David,
>         I talked to a programmer from IO-Xperts who was able to fill me in
> on where the Cisco hardware/firmware stopped doing HostAP-related work and
> host software had to pick up the slack.
> 	Way-back-when, I remember some traffic on the netbsd tech-net or
> tech-kern mailing lists about a HostAP daemon versus a kernel-space
> driver.
> 	I think you may have originiated that thread.
> 	Is there a chance you can fill me in on the upshot of that
> discussion?  I can't find the archived emails particularly easily, but I'd
> really like to hear the arguments on either side of the discussion so I
> can continue to flesh out the Cisco driver in the most intelligent manner.
> Best regards,
> Mike Przybylski