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Old 08-24-2009, 06:58 PM   #1
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please help me understand this WIFI PATCH, its too vague for me

Patching the kernel

Download the b43 injection speed and fragmentation patch for the 2.6.24 kernel or for the 2.6.25 kernel. Kernels 2.6.27 and up need no patching beyond the basic mac80211 frag+ack patch.
Place the patch in your kernel sources or compat-wireless directory
Run 'patch -p1 -i b43-injection-<kernel version>.patch'.

This patch may not apply directly and may require that you modify the files main.c and xmit.c (located in $linux/wireless/net/drivers/b43/ and $linux/wireless/net/drivers/b43legacy/) manually

Recompile your modules with 'make drivers/net/wireless/b43/b43.ko drivers/net/wireless/b43legacy/b43legacy.ko', followed by 'make modules_install'.
The module should now be ready to use for injection.
Remember to reload the kernel driver or reboot your system before trying to inject packets.

im using the 2.6.28 version, so all i gotta do is the mac80211 patch. this page seems to be deliberatively misleading and confusing.
Old 08-25-2009, 12:09 PM   #2
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Originally Posted by lxquestions000019 View Post
this page seems to be deliberatively misleading and confusing.
Can you post a link to the page where you found the patch?


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