Opened 6 years ago

Closed 6 years ago

Last modified 4 years ago

#9945 closed defect (fixed)

WiFi Auto channel dont work

Reported by: Huovo Owned by: developers
Priority: normal Milestone: Chaos Calmer 15.05
Component: base system Version: Backfire 10.03.1 RC5
Keywords: sh: auto: bad number Cc:


Device TP-LINK TL-WR1043ND v1.8

I set (by LuCI) WiFi device channel to Auto and WiFi cant start.
command wifi in ssh shell wrote:

root@OpenWrt:~# wifi

sh: auto: bad number

Configuration file: /var/run/hostapd-phy0.conf

Channel not configured (hw_mode/channel in hostapd.conf)

Could not select hw_mode and channel. (-3)

wlan0: Unable to setup interface.

rmdir[ctrl_interface]: No such file or directory

Failed to start hostapd for phy0

when I set up concrete channel wifi start work:

root@OpenWrt:~# wifi

Configuration file: /var/run/hostapd-phy0.conf

Using interface wlan0 with hwaddr f4:ec:38:be:d1:aa and ssid 'Huovo-2'

random: Cannot read from /dev/random: Resource temporarily unavailable

random: Only 0/20 bytes of strong random data available from /dev/random

random: Not enough entropy pool available for secure operations

WPA: Not enough entropy in random pool for secure operations - update keys late when the first station connects

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Change History (4)

comment:1 Changed 6 years ago by anonymous

Invalid, "auto" not working for mac80211 until now. See latest changes in repo.

comment:2 Changed 6 years ago by anonymous

Where can I get the latest changes for Backfire? Netgear WNDR3700v2 with mac80211 has the same issue. Trunk hasn`t this bug.

comment:3 Changed 6 years ago by jow

  • Resolution set to fixed
  • Status changed from new to closed

This has been fixed, auto now defaults to the minimum available channel in AP mode.

comment:4 Changed 4 years ago by jow

  • Milestone changed from Backfire 10.03.2 to Chaos Calmer (trunk)

Milestone Backfire 10.03.2 deleted

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