HostAP IEEE 802.1x modifications

Jouni Malinen jkmaline at cc.hut.fi
Fri Nov 15 11:18:49 EST 2002


On Thu, Nov 14, 2002 at 12:59:25PM +0100, Lars Viklund wrote:

> I think the 802.11i drafts specifies that the MAC level ACK should be
> used for this purpose.

At the moment the driver does not support this, but I have been planning
on adding a method for requesting callback (actually just a special data
frame from the driver to hostapd) for transmitted packets. This should
make it easy to implement needed functionality in hostapd.

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Jouni Malinen                                            PGP id EFC895FA



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