802.11 monitor mode changes coming

Paul B. Mahol onemda at gmail.com
Sat May 30 20:06:13 UTC 2009

On 5/30/09, Sam Fourman Jr. <sfourman at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Thu, May 21, 2009 at 1:47 PM, Fabian Keil
> <freebsd-listen at fabiankeil.de> wrote:
>> Fabian Keil <freebsd-listen at fabiankeil.de> wrote:
>>> With r192468 I can no longer get iwi to associate to the AP.
>>> "ifconfig wlan0 list scan" shows the AP, but S:N is listed
>>> as -95:-95 (IIRC).
>> Fixed in r192541.
> No I don't think it is Fixed, I have a kernel built today 5-30-2009
> and I have the same trouble with not being able to associate to AP's
> that I could before.
> Except it sounds WEIRD but, certian AP's I can associate to, Eg a
> OpenBSD 4.5 AP and a ubiquiti NS2 work fine every time, but certain
> linksys wrt54G's
> I cant associate with, and I have a Enginius device that I cant
> associate with. I also noticed that I cant see the Beacons from these
> AP's with
> tcpdump -i wlan0 -y IEEE802_11_RADIO
> I have tried this with ath, uath, urtw

It works for me on bwi and rum, with "wlanmode monitor"

What exact problem is with ath, uath and urtw?
> a Kernel from May 12th fixes all these issues
> Just a Observation I am willing to help but I do not know what exactly to
> do.
> Sam Fourman Jr.
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