Linksys WRT54G not sending WPA/RSN IEs?

Andreas Schuldei andreas at
Wed Dec 1 05:24:35 EST 2004

* Tony Espy (espy at [041201 10:57]:
> I'm having problems getting WPA-PSK to work between a Linksys WRT54G AP 
> (fw ver=v2.04.4 ) and a Linux tablet running hostap (v0.25) & 
> wpa_supplicant (v0.25).  I'm running a 2.4.20 kernel with the Wireless 
> Extensions v15 patch + wireless_tools v27.
> When I run wpa_supplicant in the foreground w/the debug switch, the scan 
> results for the WRT54G always come back with a wpa_ie_len of 0, so the 
> AP is skipped.
> Has anyone else had problems with a WRT54G not sending WPA/RSN IEs?

yes, i have. it only works once after the AP is restarted.

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