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    mode of wifi card

    I am working on wireless wifi cards. I want to change the mode of the card to master mode, But I am not able do it.

  2. #2
    Use the iwconfig command to change the mode. For example:
    iwconfig wlan0 mode Master
    Read the man pages for more info:
    man iwconfig
    And also this:
    iwconfig --help
    Also, not all cards can run in Master mode, which I believe is the same as the Access Point (AP) mode. Check this page for info on which cards can/cannot work in that mode:

    Drivers - Linux Wireless
    Please do not send Private Messages to me with requests for help. I will not reply.

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