Supported?

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Mobile-tux

31-05-2009 08:55:46

lspci output 0009.0 Network controller RaLink RT2561/RT61 802.11g PCI

Libnl1.1 from lenny, kernel 2.6.29-4, hostap-0.6.9

Everything built and firmware in /lib/firmware.
But when running hostapd -dd /etc/hostapd.conf i get

Configuration file /etc/hostapd.conf
ctrl_interface_group=0
Opening raw packet socket for ifindex 1688
BSS count 1, BSSID mask ffffffffffff (0 bits)
SIOCGIWRANGE WE(compiled)=22 WE(source)=21 enc_capa=0xf
nl80211 Added 802.11b mode based on 802.11g information
Allowed channel mode=1 chan=1 freq=2412 MHz max_tx_power=6 dBm
Allowed channel mode=1 chan=2 freq=2417 MHz max_tx_power=6 dBm
Allowed channel mode=1 chan=3 freq=2422 MHz max_tx_power=6 dBm
Allowed channel mode=1 chan=4 freq=2427 MHz max_tx_power=6 dBm
Allowed channel mode=1 chan=5 freq=2432 MHz max_tx_power=7 dBm
Allowed channel mode=1 chan=6 freq=2437 MHz max_tx_power=7 dBm
Allowed channel mode=1 chan=7 freq=2442 MHz max_tx_power=7 dBm
Allowed channel mode=1 chan=8 freq=2447 MHz max_tx_power=7 dBm
Allowed channel mode=1 chan=9 freq=2452 MHz max_tx_power=9 dBm
Allowed channel mode=1 chan=10 freq=2457 MHz max_tx_power=9 dBm
Allowed channel mode=1 chan=11 freq=2462 MHz max_tx_power=9 dBm
Allowed channel mode=0 chan=1 freq=2412 MHz max_tx_power=6 dBm
Allowed channel mode=0 chan=2 freq=2417 MHz max_tx_power=6 dBm
Allowed channel mode=0 chan=3 freq=2422 MHz max_tx_power=6 dBm
Allowed channel mode=0 chan=4 freq=2427 MHz max_tx_power=6 dBm
Allowed channel mode=0 chan=5 freq=2432 MHz max_tx_power=7 dBm
Allowed channel mode=0 chan=6 freq=2437 MHz max_tx_power=7 dBm
Allowed channel mode=0 chan=7 freq=2442 MHz max_tx_power=7 dBm
Allowed channel mode=0 chan=8 freq=2447 MHz max_tx_power=7 dBm
Allowed channel mode=0 chan=9 freq=2452 MHz max_tx_power=9 dBm
Allowed channel mode=0 chan=10 freq=2457 MHz max_tx_power=9 dBm
Allowed channel mode=0 chan=11 freq=2462 MHz max_tx_power=9 dBm
Hardware does not support configured mode
wlan0 IEEE 802.11 Hardware does not support configured mode (2)
Could not select hw_mode and channel. (-1)
wlan0 Unable to setup interface.
rmdir[ctrl_interface] No such file or directory

So is my card not supported or am I doing something wrong?

Mobile-tux

31-05-2009 09:20:53

It was a config error from my part. It was setup with hw_mode = a, when it should be g. Also changed to channel 7 and now it works )