Trouble using wpa_supplicant+ipw2100 on Ubuntu w Linksys WRT54G
alex at moreati.org.uk
Mon Jan 24 20:29:19 EST 2005
Ian McDonald wrote:
>Have you typed something like:
>ifconcfig wlan0 up
>before starting wpa_supplicant? The error that you have is the same
>one I had when I hadn't done that.....
>On Mon, 24 Jan 2005 01:57:03 +0000, Alex Willmer <alex at moreati.org.uk> wrote:
>>I'm trying to configure my laptop to connect wirelessly to my Linksys
>>WRT54G using WPA-PSK (TKIP). The router is configured and I can connect
>>without problems using Windows XP.
>>I'm trying with the latest development version of wpa_supplicant
>>(0.3.4), ipw2100 1.0.2, ipw2100 firmware 1.3, kernel 188.8.131.52,
Thanks for your help Ian, this wasn't the problem, but you prompted me
to return to the basics.
It appears there's a problem with ipw2100 1.0.2, for which a patch is
available. The description implies this fixes compilation error, but
having applied and recompiled wpa is now working for me.
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