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Posted by:Oraclegol
Subject:try autocreate=none with madwifi
Date:01:39:17 13/10/2007

> > If anyone is finding they get no data from Kismet on madwifi+Atheros, try:
> > # modprobe -r ath_pci wlan_scan_sta ath_rate_sample wlan
> > # modprobe auth_pci autocreate=none
> >
> > It would seem it is ok to manually create a wlandev in sta mode before starting kismet_server, just not auto-create it. The only _obvious_ difference between the two is the name: auto->ath0, manual->ath1 (even if ath0 is specified).
> >
> > I'm using madwifi svn 2708 on a lenovo T60.
>
> Very interesting. In theory the auto-create vs wlanconfig code may use slightly different paths. How repeatable is this?
>
> I'll put a note in the docs, if this is consistent I'm sure people will be very happy.
>
> -m
works for me though no idea what it does
# modprobe auth_pci autocreate=none it would not recongize that
so i usesed
# modprobe ath_pci autocreate=none
the newest release candidate with an Acer Aspire 3680 running unbuntu


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