On 10/30/08, Zhang Weiwu <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > Zhang Weiwu wrote: >> Hello. I am trying to get an AboveCable (model: ACPC 2000-01) wireless >> card connected to my home network with 40-bit Hex WEP Encryption on >> FreeBSD 6.1. >> >> # ifconfig wi0 inet 192.168.1.90 ssid ZWW wepmode on wepkey 0xea82552825 >> ifconfig: SIOCS80211: Invalid argument >>
Why is "deftxkey 1" missing ? from ifconfig(8) Note that you must set a default transmit key with deftxkey for ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^ the system to know which key to use in encrypting outbound traf- fic >> Did I made anything wrong or miss something in the kernel? I have the >> related lines in kernel: >> >> driver wi >> driver wlan >> >> > It turns out this error message is a direct result of lack of wlan_wep > neither loaded as module nor compiled in kernel. > > However I still could not make the card work (even though it works in > Ubuntu Linux) after having wlan_wep compiled in, but at least I > eliminated the > > SIOCS80211: Invalid argument > > error message, which may be helpful for someone who finds this thread by > using this error message as search key to google. > _______________________________________________ > firstname.lastname@example.org mailing list > http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions > To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]" > _______________________________________________ email@example.com mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"