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 From:  "Dan Bond" <dan dot bond at gmail dot com>
 To:  "Manuel Kasper" <mk at neon1 dot net>
 Cc:  m0n0wall dash dev at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall-dev] Re: [m0n0wall] Beta 1.3b1 released
 Date:  Sat, 16 Dec 2006 23:37:34 +0000
media: IEEE 802.11 Wireless Ethernet autoselect mode 11g <hostap>
	status: associated
	ssid hydrogen channel 11 bssid 00:11:50:a8:54:96
	authmode OPEN privacy OFF txpowmax 100 bmiss 7 protmode CTS
	dtimperiod 1 bintval 100

Looks like it's working, although am starting to remember just how low
power the average desktop wireless card is! Switches fine, can
associate, is all good.

Dan

On 16/12/06, Manuel Kasper <mk at neon1 dot net> wrote:
> On 16.12.06 23:12 +0000, Dan Bond wrote:
>
> > Quick question, have installed it and it correctly picks up that I
> > have a Ralink wireless card installed, however I can't seem to see
> > an
> > option to put the card into hostap mode. Is such a thing possible
> > and
> > I'm being inept or is it limited to Atheros only?
>
> The manpage for ral(4) didn't mention anything about hostap, so I
> assumed that it wasn't supported (I don't have any of these cards).
> However, the source code contains some references to it, so it might
> work...
>
> Use /exec.php to switch it into hostap mode manually ("ifconfig ral0
> mediaopt hostap" or so) and see if it works. If it does, please let
> me know and I'll change the webGUI accordingly.
>
> - Manuel
>
>
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