wpa_supplicant with madwifi, Netgear WAG511 and Netgear WGR614v1

Tino Keitel tino.keitel at gmx.de
Fri Jun 3 15:16:25 EDT 2005


On Fri, Jun 03, 2005 at 11:17:57 +0200, Sebastian Weitzel wrote:
> >I tried to get wpa_supplicant working with my Netgear WGA511 cardbus
> >card and a Netgear WGR614v1 AP. The access point was flashed with new
> >firmware which supports WPA, and it also works for a short time (1
> >second), but then wpa_supplicant will start again, which leads to an
> >endless loop. Between the loop cycles, the running ping will recieve a
> >reply sometimes, so the configuration seems to be some sort of right.
> 
> It is a known problem [see ml thread "problems with Wireless event: new 
> AP (00:00:00:00:00:00)"]. You can try upgrading to madwifi-bsd cvs 
> branch and recompile hostap with pointing to the new sources. -- 

I grabbed wpa_supplicant 0.4.1 and the latest madwifi BSD branch but it
still dosn't work. I read
http://hostap.epitest.fi/bugz/show_bug.cgi?id=44 and will try to get
more help on the madwifi-users mailing list.

Regards,
Tino

P.S.: sorry Sebastian, forgot to reply to the list



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