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acx [2007/08/01 17:30]
darkaudax added driver status information
acx [2017/01/09 21:26] (current)
mister_x Mark page as deprecated.
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 +====== DEPRECATED ======
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 +**IMPORTANT NOTE**: This page is deprecated, updated documentation can be found [[install_drivers|here]]
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 ====== ACX100/​ACX111 ​ ====== ====== ACX100/​ACX111 ​ ======
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 +//Note: This page is about the older acx100/​acx111 drivers. For the new mac80211-based driver, see [[acx1xx]].//​
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 +===== WARNING!!! =====
 +**There is legal controversy surrounding the development of this driver, see the wireless [[http://​kerneltrap.org/​comment/​reply/​6692|mailing list]] for more information. See [[http://​acx100.sourceforge.net/​wiki/​History#​Kernel_inclusion|kernel inclusion section]] for some background information on the previous attempt to include it in the mainline kernel. ​
 +**
  
 ===== Driver Status ​ ===== ===== Driver Status ​ =====
  
-This is a short report about acx driver. ​ See [[http://tinyshell.be/​aircrackng/​forum/​index.php?​topic=2216.msg12412#​msg12412|this thread]] for details.+This is a short report about acx driver. See [[http://forum.aircrack-ng.org/​index.php?​topic=2216.msg12412#​msg12412|this thread]] for details.
  
 There are 3 version of the driver: There are 3 version of the driver:
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 The SoftMac version uses deprecated stack layer, it's not updated anymore. The SoftMac version uses deprecated stack layer, it's not updated anymore.
  
-The mac80211 version is still in beta. It requires a kernel equal or greater than 2.6.18 (with mac80211 support). ​ ​It'​s still unstable and it makes system unstableIn the future ​it will be integrated in the kernel.+The [[acx1xx|mac80211 version]] is still in beta. It requires a kernel equal or greater than 2.6.18 (with mac80211 support). ​Starting with 2.6.27, it will be integrated in the kernel.
  
-From kernel 2.6.23 forward, an injection patch is already integrated in the mac80211 stack in the kernel mainline.+From kernel 2.6.23 forward, an injection patch is already integrated in the mac80211 stack in the kernel mainline. For fragmentation attack support, an additional patch is required. See the [[mac80211]] page for more details.
  
 All versions require a non-GPL firmware in /​lib/​firmware/,​ you can find it online. All versions require a non-GPL firmware in /​lib/​firmware/,​ you can find it online.
acx.1185982222.txt.gz ยท Last modified: 2007/08/01 17:30 by darkaudax