Implementing wireless mesh network using HostAP
maccari-thisaintpartofmyaddress- at lenst.det.unifi.it
Mon Aug 22 03:32:09 EDT 2005
On Sun, Aug 21, 2005 at 05:26:42AM +0000, ?????? wrote:
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my mutt doesn't really like your HTML, anway, there are already running
projects of wireless mesh networks,
this is not hostap-based.
this is hostap based.
both use WDS links and some particular addressing scheme to have mesh
model working. both do not use WPA/802.1X, since there is no support for WPA over
WDS still. if you're fine with that, they just "work" out of the box, if
you want WPA/802.1X WPA over WDS has been a topic in a couple of threads,
this is to cleanup code to have wpa supplicant state machine linked to
hostapd, and have a supplicant work with hostapd server, and this
is somebody trying to patch existent code to have WPA over WDS, I don't
know to what extent.
I'm interested in the subject of WPA over WDS, so discussion is welcome.
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