thanks for the heads up, you were absolutely correct, I set the ssid
and the protocol is running successfully now - a 'rookie' error on my
part. Its still not associated with a cell, but for the current moment
I don't see any problems with it, that way.
On Sat, Sep 22, 2012 at 6:37 PM, Wayne Abroue <plettpc(a)gmail.com> wrote:
On Sat, Sep 22, 2012 at 6:06 PM, Dominic
I am having trouble running the batman protocol on my debian distro
(2.6.32) on PC Engine's Alix boards. I am using CM9 pci cards, with
ath5k driver from the compat-wireless-3.5 package. I can scan for
networks, and view a survey dump using the iw tool. despite being able
to start the daemon successfully, neither node can receive packets
from one another. I set the mode to ad-hoc and channel to channel 7 on
both alix boards. The following url is a link to my system profile on
it includes (ifconfig, iwconfig, interfaces configuration, sample of
running batman, dmesg for wireless interface wlan0 and modinfo for
I can't figure out what I am doing wrong, I had perhaps naively
assumed that passing a configured wireless interface would be enough,
but I guess I have missed something important.
Help is always greatly appreciated.
Would it work without a ESSID and cell ID?
wlan0 IEEE 802.11abg ESSID:off/any
Mode:Ad-Hoc Frequency:2.442 GHz Cell: Not-Associated
Retry long limit:7 RTS thr:off Fragment thr:off
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