And that should be it. Failed to set interface wlp7s0 into AP mode nl driver initialization failed. You are currently viewing LQ as a guest. AR Wireless Network Adapter rev 01 , using ath5k drivers. If you’d like to contribute content, let us know. They hope these examples will help you to get a better understanding of the Linux system and that you feel encouraged to try out things on your own. Gilles k

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Please visit this page to clear all LQ-related cookies. Both my compat wireless code and hostapd code are from latest git and after following the instructions i managed to set up an AP with nl and for the sake of simplicity, i turned off key encryption.

An example could be iface wlan0 inet static address How do I get my notebook to work as an AP? The usual practice would be.

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All times are GMT Contents for a simple open network could be: Configure the new interface ifconfig wlan0 The sta can associate to AP but no ping messages are sent.

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After doing this, hostapd can create the Access Point by initialising nl atb5k. This book contains many real life examples derived from the author’s experience as a Linux system and network administrator, trainer and consultant. What worked pretty well Contents for a simple open network could be:.

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Visit ath5 following links: Gilles k Find More Posts by bizoo. Operation not permitted HI all I have an hoetapd regarding setting up an AP with ath5k driver and hostapd.

My minimal config is: Some of the configuration variables are quite self-explaining, but some other deserve special attention: Wait for a few seconds, it should show some probes being done by hostaapd wifi devices. It should now be ready to serve addresses and is also bound to the network interface too. By joining our community you will have the ability to post topics, receive our newsletter, use the advanced search, subscribe to threads and access many other special features.

Operation not permitted dmesg from both client and AP side shows no strange messages.

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Just found the answer myself after googling hours to find the answer in a aath5k but very important sentence in a private blog post about Ubuntu: An example could be. For those who didn’t know, I used to have a setup that included an Atheros-based Access Point using Debian and madwifi’s driver, which actually worked pretty good.


To find out more, including how to control cookies, see here: In any case if you shutdown hostapd, the network interface wlan0 loses its address, so need to put a script which assigns it again before hostapd is started. It can work with a wide variety of drivers including madwifi and, in particular, it works with hoztapd for many Atheros chipsets, including mine.

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