Re: hostapd

From: Jouni Malinen (
Date: 2002-09-18 14:34:48 UTC

On Wed, Sep 18, 2002 at 03:40:28PM +0800, Yanghwee wrote:

> ok going to build and install hostapd with the new release.
> just need to know if i use "make pccard" & "make install_pccard"
> do i still need to make the hostapd separately?

Yes, you will need to build kernel driver (with PRISM2_HOSTAPD defined) and hostapd separately. Kernel driver must also be initialized just like when using driver to take care of management functions. hostapd daemon will then need to be run separately.

> any docs on how to use hostapd?

Quite limited.. README.prism2 has some information in IEEE 802.1X section.

Jouni Malinen                                            PGP id EFC895FA

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