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authorJouni Malinen <j@w1.fi>2008-06-10 15:10:40 (GMT)
committerJouni Malinen <j@w1.fi>2008-06-10 15:10:40 (GMT)
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Added a comment about hwsim#
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@@ -38,6 +38,10 @@ radio. Software encryption in mac80211 is used so that the frames are
actually encrypted over the virtual air interface to allow more
complete testing of encryption.
+A global monitoring netdev, hwsim#, is created independent of
+mac80211. This interface can be used to monitor all transmitted frames
+regardless of channel.
+
Simple example