sam at errno.com
Mon Jul 7 16:45:59 PDT 2003
>>>>>> "Sam" == Sam Leffler <sam at errno.com> writes:
> Sam> If you've got an AP running with recent source and a wi card
> Sam> please contact me.
> I don't know if this is related, but I have a wi card running in
> access point mode and is disassociates under high traffic. If I
> start a transfer from the access point machine to a machine on the lan
> (for instance), the remote machine disassociates for a few seconds
> every 20 seconds or so. The card probes as:
> wi0: <Intersil Prism2.5> mem 0xcecff000-0xcecfffff irq 11 at device 17.0
> on pci0 wi0: 802.11 address: 00:05:5d:ee:e6:e7
> wi0: using RF:PRISM2.5 MAC:ISL3874A(Mini-PCI)
> wi0: Intersil Firmware: Primary 1.00.05, Station 1.03.04
> ifconfig says:
> wi0: flags=8843<UP,BROADCAST,RUNNING,SIMPLEX,MULTICAST> mtu 1500
> inet 188.8.131.52 netmask 0xfffffff8 broadcast 184.108.40.206
> inet6 fe80::205:5dff:feee:e6e7%wi0 prefixlen 64 scopeid 0x3
> ether 00:05:5d:ee:e6:e7
> media: IEEE 802.11 Wireless Ethernet autoselect <hostap>
> (DS/2Mbps <hostap>) status: associated
> ssid GILBERT 1:GILBERT
> stationname "FreeBSD WaveLAN/IEEE node"
> channel 11 authmode OPEN powersavemode OFF powersavesleep 100
> wepmode OFF weptxkey 1
> The hostap machine is 4.8-STABLE and the client is 5.1-RELEASE.
On the client side turn on debugging before doing whatever you're doing
when this happens:
ifconfig wi0 debug
(can't recall which gives what). The console messages should be useful in
understanding which side initiates the reassociation.
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