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Date:      Tue, 19 Jan 2010 10:40:03 +0100
From:      Christoph Kukulies <kuku@kukulies.org>
To:        Paul B Mahol <onemda@gmail.com>
Cc:        freebsd-questions@freebsd.org
Subject:   Re: rum0 acting as an Access point (belkin router) 8.0 R
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Paul B Mahol schrieb:
>
> Argh sorry, you need to use:
> create_args_wlan0="wlanmode hostap"
>
>
>   
Yep, it works now:

rc.conf:
wlans_rum0="wlan0"
create_args_wlan0="wlanmode hostap"
network_interfaces="lo0 rl0 wlan0" # List of network interfaces (or "auto").
ifconfig_lo0="inet 127.0.0.1"   # default loopback device configuration.
ifconfig_rl0="inet 172.27.4.219 netmask 255.255.248.0"
ifconfig_wlan0="inet 10.0.0.1/24 ssid OFFICE wepmode on wepkey 
0xf00baaf00baaf00baaf00baaf0  weptxkey 1 channel 1"
defaultrouter="172.27.2.116"

ifconfig:

rum0: flags=8843<UP,BROADCAST,RUNNING,SIMPLEX,MULTICAST> metric 0 mtu 2290
        ether 00:11:50:cb:52:10
        media: IEEE 802.11 Wireless Ethernet autoselect mode 11g <hostap>
        status: running
wlan0: flags=8843<UP,BROADCAST,RUNNING,SIMPLEX,MULTICAST> metric 0 mtu 1500
        ether 00:11:50:cb:52:10
        inet 10.0.0.1 netmask 0xffffff00 broadcast 10.0.0.255
        media: IEEE 802.11 Wireless Ethernet autoselect mode 11g <hostap>
        status: running
        ssid OFFICE channel 1 (2412 Mhz 11g) bssid 00:11:50:cb:52:10
        country US authmode OPEN privacy ON deftxkey 1 wepkey 1:104-bit
        txpower 0 scanvalid 60 protmode CTS dtimperiod 1 -dfs

>>
>> Hmm, should I throw the Belkin thing into the waste and buy something
>> else? I was hoping that 8.0 had changed it to the better a bit. But if
>> you are saying, rum(4) is still crappy...
>>     
>
> Not rum(4) but chip.
>
>   


Thanks for helping.

--
Christoph




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