eap-tls, hostapd with XP client and linux client

Ulf Jakobsson fluffe at home.se
Fri Jun 4 11:06:51 EDT 2004


>> I tested to select the option "WEP keys are delivered automatically" 
>> and then the xp client behaved and did not disconnect.
>> So, it seems that the WIFI driver in the xp client is forcing me to 
>> use this option...
> 
> 
> Well, I probably concluded wrong things from hostapd/README.  When I 
> added the wep_key_len_unicast = 13 everything worked just fine.
> 

To clarify things a bit more!
(I also had to add wep_key_len_broadcast = 13)


These options:
wep_key_len_unicast = 13
wep_key_len_broadcast = 13
are needed for some xp clients (at least mine). This could indicate that 
the xp WIFI driver doesn't care about "WEP keys are delivered 
automatically" at all...

Ulf




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