...it works with madwifi, but not ipw2200?

geek at suid0.com geek at suid0.com
Mon Feb 14 17:56:53 EST 2005


I ran into the same problem.  When I was debugging, I noticed that the
feature to scan explitly for the SSID was not yet implemented.   I had to
turn the broadcast of the SSID on my AP and then all was well.

On Mon, 14 Feb 2005, Greg Baker wrote:

> Hey guys..  Just wondering if there's any weirdness with the ipw2200 drivers?  
> After successfully setting up my own wireless using wpa_supplicant 0.3.8, I 
> decided to try to set up my friend's...
> 
> The APs that we use here do not broadcast the SSID, and I think that may be 
> where the problem is coming from.  His keeps saying "No suitable APs found".
> 
> I can do an "iwlist eth1 scan" and see the APs, but their SSIDs are showing as 
> hidden. Any comments?  Does this card fully support WPA+TKIP?




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