hostapd groupkey problem with madwifi
whoopie79 at gmx.net
Fri Jan 14 10:31:06 EST 2005
since I´m searching for a solution for the EAPOL-Key timeout, your advice
was very helpful.
But the connection crashes after about 10 seconds and doesn´t come back. The
connection speed falls down to1 Mbit/s. Could you perhaps give another
advice how to fix it.
----- Original Message -----
From: "Sebastian Weitzel" <togg at togg.de>
To: <hostap at shmoo.com>
Sent: Friday, January 14, 2005 1:44 PM
Subject: hostapd groupkey problem with madwifi
> I'm not sure if I should better ask this on the madwifi mailinglist, but
> since my problem occured through a change in hostap cvs I decided so.
> I was using hostapd successfully with madwifi till version 0.2.4 of
> hostap. I tried a fresh cvs checkout this year and it did not worked
> The connection is configured as WPA-PSK. Authentication process is not
> going further 1/4 of 4-way handshake.
> I tracked down the problem to a change in driver_madwifi.c, done on
> 18.12.2004, revision 1.6 of this file. If I remove the line "wk.ik_flags
> |= IEEE80211_KEY_DEFAULT;" it works again. By the way, hostapd prints outs
> eap timeout during authentication.
> The system I tested this issue on is a xscale ixp425 system, I dont know
> if the problem has anything to do with this.
> Sebastian Weitzel
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