wpa_supplicant and rekeying, dynamic WEP
sam at errno.com
Mon Jun 21 12:01:54 EDT 2004
On Monday 21 June 2004 08:50 am, AP-Research wrote:
> <quote who="Zdenek Pizl">
> > On Mon, 2004-06-21 at 15:21, Jouni Malinen wrote:
> >> On Mon, Jun 21, 2004 at 01:53:23PM +0200, Zdenek Pizl wrote:
> >> > I've notice that wpa_supplicant 0.2.2 does not do rekeying in EAP/TLS
> >> > mode. My AP (Orinoco AP600) has set rekeying interval to 900 seconds,
> >> > but there is no change in key according to iwconfig wlan0.
> >> >
> >> > What did I miss in the configuration?
> >> If you have the first authentication working, rekeying is supposed to
> >> work. However, I have to admit I have not tested this at all. I will
> >> need to do some more testing to find out what could be causing this.
> > I assume this is an issue according to the iwconfig output:
> > Encryption key:110C-17E6-70 Security mode:open
> Correct me if I'm wrong, but I believe when security mode is OPEN then no
> encryption takes place... even if a key is specified.
WPA requires open auth so that isn't an issue.
The original poster should enable debugging in wpa_supplicant with the -d
option and check the log msgs to see if rekeying is happening and/or if
there's a problem during the re-key.
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