Hostap AP to Hostap Managed 44:44:44:44:44:44

Kelly Hogan kshogan at linora.com
Mon Mar 8 10:46:28 EST 2004


Not using keying.  Will try it.  What was your iwconfig setting to
change the key?

On Mon, 2004-03-08 at 01:09, O.J.Schuring at telecom.tno.nl wrote:
> KH,
> 
> Do you use something like dynamic keying?
> 
> I had the same problem using 802.1x. My solution was to set a key for the client. This is just a temporary key and can be something like '12234567890'
> 
> Goog luck,
> 
> Olof
> 
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: Kelly Hogan [mailto:kshogan at linora.com]
> > Sent: zondag, 7 maart 2004 6:33
> > To: hostap at shmoo.com
> > Subject: Hostap AP to Hostap Managed 44:44:44:44:44:44
> > 
> > 
> > Hello, 
> > 
> > This must be a simple issue, but I am running hostap 0.1.3 on two
> > machines, one it AP mode, then one in Managed mode.  Using engenius
> > 2511MP Plus cards in pci mode.  
> > 
> > The ap mode on the unit works well, but the client never seems to join
> > the essid, just flipping channels like a hyperactive couch potato and
> > staying at AP 44:44:44:44:44:44   Also noted that the bit 
> > rate goes to 2
> > Mbps and that the interface is dropping packets.
> > 
> > I have tried to iwconfig the ap mac with no joy.  I did see 
> > some earlier
> > emails about this as a problem, hostap to hostap, but no solutions. 
> > 
> > Any suggestions would be appreciated.
> > 
> > firmware 1.7.4/1.1.0
> > 
> > kernel 2.4.20-8
> > 
> > wlan0     IEEE 802.11b  ESSID:"wisp"
> >           Mode:Managed  Frequency:2.467GHz  Access Point:
> > 44:44:44:44:44:44
> >           Bit Rate:2Mb/s   Sensitivity=1/3
> >           Retry min limit:8   RTS thr:off   Fragment thr:off
> >           Encryption key:off
> >           Power Management:off
> >           Link Quality:0/92  Signal level:-69 dBm  Noise level:-90 dBm
> >           Rx invalid nwid:0  Rx invalid crypt:0  Rx invalid frag:0
> >           Tx excessive retries:0  Invalid misc:45   Missed beacon:0
> > 
> > 
> > wlan0     Link encap:Ethernet  HWaddr 00:02:6F:09:9F:DE
> >           inet addr:10.0.1.3  Bcast:10.0.1.255  Mask:255.255.255.0
> >           UP BROADCAST RUNNING MULTICAST  MTU:1500  Metric:1
> >           RX packets:0 errors:0 dropped:26 overruns:0 frame:0
> >           TX packets:41 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 carrier:0
> >           collisions:0 txqueuelen:100
> >           RX bytes:0 (0.0 b)  TX bytes:2952 (2.8 Kb)
> >           Interrupt:11 Memory:f1cca000-f1ccb000
> > 
> >  
> > Thanks,
> > KH
> > 
> > 
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