wpa_supplicant against a wrt54g with new broadcom drivers

Andreas Schuldei andreas at schuldei.org
Wed Oct 6 05:30:28 EDT 2004


* Jouni Malinen (jkmaline at cc.hut.fi) [041006 05:58]:
> >  EAPOL: External notification - portEnabled=0 
> >  EAPOL: SUPP_PAE entering state DISCONNECTED 
> 
> ..but AP deauthenticated/disassociated..
> 
> This could be because of the AP not liking something in the Group Key
> msg 2/2.. Which version of madwifi driver are you using? If I remember
> correctly, madwifi did not encrypt group key messages at some point. Has
> that been fixed in the version you are using? It's possible that the
> newer version of Broadcom driver started verifying that the Group Key
> messages are encrypted..

thank you for that pointer, Jouni! i updated the madwifi driver
on the notebook to the latest version and it seems to be happy
for several minutes allready. (c:



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