Wireless Extensions v18 / WPA+802.1X support

Igor V. Bozhko ingvarr0 at mail.ru
Thu Jan 6 01:53:35 EST 2005


Is there additional things that need to be added for making it "standard"
HostAPd driver interface? There no WEXT driver for hostapd yet, but can WE
v18 be used for the interface between hostapd and drivers?

-----Original Message-----
From: hostap-bounces+ingvarr0=mail.ru at shmoo.com
[mailto:hostap-bounces+ingvarr0=mail.ru at shmoo.com] On Behalf Of Jouni
Malinen
Sent: Thursday, January 06, 2005 4:31 AM
To: hostap at shmoo.com
Subject: Re: Wireless Extensions v18 / WPA+802.1X support

On Wed, Jan 05, 2005 at 10:53:11AM +0200, Igor V. Bozhko wrote:

> Just wondering, is any progress on this front? Iam curious because the
last
> movement I've seen on it is like several month ago.

I think couple of additional functions are still needed to support the
type of the drivers that take care of WPA/RSN IE generation and roaming.
The current version of wpa_supplicant has support for these, so I'm
starting to have quite good picture of what exactly is needed, but
haven't yet had time to propose an update for the patch.

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Jouni Malinen                                            PGP id EFC895FA
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