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 From:  Johan Dahlberg <jodahlberg at gmail dot com>
 To:  m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch, Peter Andersson <peter at wedoweb dot se>
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] m0n0wall 1.2b7, 11g not working with atheros 5212
 Date:  Mon, 11 Apr 2005 23:49:24 +0200
Take a look here: http://www.mattfoster.clara.co.uk/madwifi-8.htm#5

Thats from the linux madwifi atheros driver (much like the one
m0n0wall/freebsd uses). Seems like your card is unsupported by the
driver. :(

On Apr 11, 2005 11:44 PM, Johan Dahlberg <jodahlberg at gmail dot com> wrote:
> I've never seen that error, but it really seems to be a FreeBSD driver
> problem, you should ask a m0n0wall developer about this issue. Since
> that card is PCMCIA (right?), that might be your problem.
> 
> If you have access to freebsd sources you could try to see what HAL
> status 13 means, that might give you some clues on whats wrong.
> 
> Good luck
> /J
> 
> On Apr 11, 2005 9:42 PM, Peter Andersson <peter at wedoweb dot se> wrote:
> > Hi there johan
> > Im using a epia board on which i would like to use a netgear wg311T . It
> > does not work though
> > and i get the following the error:
> >
> > Apr 5 21:57:03  kernel: ath0: <Atheros 5212> mem 0xec000000-0xec00ffff irq 10 at device 19.0 on
pci0
> > Apr 5 21:57:03  kernel: ath0: unable to attach hardware; HAL status 13
> > Apr 5 21:57:03  kernel: device_attach: ath0 attach returned 6
> >
> > Peter Andersson
> >
> > Johan Dahlberg wrote:
> >
> > >Yes. I've used no special settings, I just enabled the wireless nic
> > >(remember you'll need 1.2b5 or later to get atheros based cards to
> > >work).
> > >
> > >However this crash problem is mostly related to bad atheros driver
> > >support in FreeBSD 5.3 I think.. Once I actually got it to work in 11g
> > >mode for 5-10 minutes or so before it crashed, but not all devices
> > >could associate with it, and it felt very unstable. I actually made
> > >the m0n0wall crash just by removing the wlan card from my laptop! :-)
> > >
> > >So I guess it's 802.11b mode until better drivers are included with m0n0wall.
> > >
> > >/J
> > >
> > >On Apr 11, 2005 10:14 AM, Jordi Escola (Pricewin) <jescola at pricewin dot net> wrote:
> > >
> > >
> > >>You can use m0n0wall with  ONE atheros in mode AP???
> > >>I can't do this....
> > >>please tellme how configure LAN and WAN
> > >>I have WRAP motherboard with Atheros MP-5354SL chipset AR5001 and i try to
> > >>use m0n0wall in mode AP with ONE Wireless card (atheros)....
> > >>
> > >>Thanks for all....
> > >>
> > >>----- Original Message -----
> > >>From: "Johan Dahlberg" <jodahlberg at gmail dot com>
> > >>To: <m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch>
> > >>Sent: Sunday, April 10, 2005 1:09 AM
> > >>Subject: [m0n0wall] m0n0wall 1.2b7, 11g not working with atheros 5212
> > >>
> > >>
> > >>
> > >>>Hi,
> > >>>I'm using m0n0wall 1.2b7 on my Soekris net4801 with an Atheros 5212
> > >>>(11b/11g) wlan card in hostap mode (it's used as an access point /
> > >>>router). It's all working very nice except that pretty much nothing
> > >>>works as soon as i enable 11g mode on the card, nothing is able to
> > >>>associate with it, sometimes the whole box crashes and latency (ping,
> > >>>etc) jumps from 0.3ms to about 2000ms.. However in 11b mode all works
> > >>>really good.
> > >>>
> > >>>Of course this is beta software I'm running, so one can't expect it to
> > >>>work perfectly, but it would be nice to hear if anyone has done this
> > >>>same thing with any success.
> > >>>
> > >>>Maybe this is a well known problem, but i didn't find anything
> > >>>relevant about it.
> > >>>
> > >>>
> > >>>Cheers
> > >>>
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