Re: [ipw3945-devel] chaning mode only when interface down?

On 8/2/07, Johannes Berg <johannes sipsolutions net> wrote:
> On Thu, 2007-08-02 at 15:41 +0300, Winkler, Tomas wrote:
> > I'm really not an expert on the configuration but I think at least the
> > transition from STA to IBSS mode and back should be smooth without
> > reloading the driver. What you do if the driver is compiled to kernel
> > will we reboot?
> Oh you don't have to reload the driver, you only have to down the
> interface.
I suspected we are not talking about the same :)

If you have to reload it that's a driver bug, but the fact
> that you have to down the interface is a mac80211 "limitation"
Yes it is
> johannes
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