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74kumi
January 1st, 2012, 08:09 AM
I need some help with drivers and iwconfig mode master. I have a AWUS036NH i am almost certain it is capable of mode master and i know it is capable of a high transmit power i just want to set it up to do so and if possible make the adapter into an access point for other users, everytime i run iwconfig wlan1 mode master i get a
Error for wireless request "Set Mode" (8B06) :
SET failed on device wlan1 ; Invalid argument.
can anyone help me move this along or know where i can go to find more information on this.. i have the downloaded drivers from alfa's website i think i installed them but am not sure. any help would be useful.

syerges
January 1st, 2012, 08:22 AM
Is this how you installed it?
http://www.alfa.com.tw/in/front/bin/ptdetail.phtml?Part=AWUS036NH
scroll down to the ubuntu commands where it says "sudo getit......"
Did you type all of those commands in the terminal?

syerges
January 1st, 2012, 08:25 AM
If so then there's this:
http://forums.gentoo.org/viewtopic-t-883275-start-0.html

74kumi
January 2nd, 2012, 06:49 AM
i did just as they showed but that just disabled the divers for it it did nothing for installing a new one... if i understand the blacklist correctly...

74kumi
January 9th, 2012, 08:40 PM
can someone show me how to install these drivers