Re: nothing in "iwconfig"

From: Jouni Malinen (
Date: 2002-03-16 16:46:02 UTC

On Sat, Mar 16, 2002 at 11:44:56PM +0800, Low Ho wrote:

> (1) Is it required to update the firmware of WPC11 before putting it as an
> AP?? I ask this because I have found someone mentioned the term firmware in
> some forums

That is not needed with Host AP driver.

> (2) I can find my wlan0 interface in "ifconfig -a". But "iwconfig" shows
> nothing. What should I do??

You must either set wlan0 interface up or run 'iwconfig wlan0' (iwconfig only lists interfaces that are up unless explicitly specified on the command line).

Jouni Malinen                                            PGP id EFC895FA

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