EAP-TLS and wpa_supplicant

wpa at antrina.org wpa at antrina.org
Wed Oct 27 16:00:38 EDT 2004


On Wed, 2004-10-27 at 23:06, Gunter Burchardt wrote:
> > Hello,
> > 
> > I have a DLINK wireless router (DI-624) and freeradius 1.0.1 setup for
> > WPA-EAP using TLS and PEAP for authentication. This set up works very
> > well for a Broadcom (bcm43xx) wireless mini PCI card and a DLINK
> > DWL-G650 pcmcia card on a Inspiron 8600 running on Windows XP.
> > 
> > On linux I used the Linuxant Driverloader with the same wireless cards
> > and wpa_supplicant 0.2.5. I was able to get TLS and PEAP authentication
> > working with the wireless router. However, if the wireless network is
> > left idle for about 5 minutes, the network will stop working. When the
> > network stop working, the output of wpa_supplicant (at the end of this
> > email) can be seen.
> > 
> > If I have a traffic generator (i.e. ping at 15 seconds interval) going,
> > the network stays up.
> > 
> > I am pretty sure that the problem does not lie in DI-624 nor freeradius
> > as this setup works with the same wireless devices under windows.
> > 
> > Any help or suggestions would be much appreciated.
> 
> It sounds like power save option of the wireless card. Try to disable
> it (I don't know how on this card)

That was my original thought but the power saving has been disabled.

Regards,
Eric Yeo





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