hostapd wpa_psk_file doesn't work ...
Arjan van Bentem
hostap at avbentem.dds.nl
Wed Apr 20 13:32:27 EDT 2005
> 00:00:00:00:00:00 abcdefgh
> 1 errors found in configuration file '/etc/hostapd.conf'
I've never used hostapd, but wpa_supplicant requires plain-text
passphrases to be enclosed in quotes, whereas hexadecimal numeric values
should not be quoted -- it seems that abcdefgh is a plain-text
passphrase? If so, then maybe you should add double-quotes.
On 04/20/2005 04:48 PM, Vincent Tassy wrote:
>Hi all !
>I am using hostapd (today's CVS) with madwifi (today's CVS) in a WPA-PSK configuration with a windows XP client.
>It works fine if I declare my wpa_passphrase in hostapd.conf.
>I then removed the wpa_passphrase stanza from the conf file and added
>this file contains :
>And with this, when I try to start hostapd, I get the following error :
>Configuration file: /etc/hostapd.conf
>WPA-PSK enabled, but PSK or passphrase is not configured.
>1 errors found in configuration file '/etc/hostapd.conf'
>Any clues ?
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