iwconfig core dumped ?

JonesMB jonesmb at
Tue Aug 28 02:30:21 EST 2001

the same thing (core dump) happened to me when I was using an old version
of iwconfig with my just-upgraded kernel (2.2.17 -> 2.4.7).  The problem
went away after I upgraded to the latest version of iwconfig.


>hi, again.. :)
>stuff seems to work here now but iconfig gives me something strange..
>[root at vonanka wireless_tools.21]# iwconfig
>lo        no wireless extensions.
>eth0      no wireless extensions.
>eth1      ORiNOCO  ESSID:"banverket"  Nickname:""
>          Channel:11  Sensitivity:1/3  Mode:Ad-Hoc
>          RTS thr:off
>          Encryption key:off
>          Link quality:0/92  Signal level:-102 dBm  Noise level:-102 dBm
>          Rx invalid nwid:0  invalid crypt:0  invalid misc:5
>Segmentation fault (core dumped)

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