AR5112 card working with madwifi-bsd, hostapd-0.4.1, wpa_supplicant-0.4.1(and openssl-0.9.7g)

and hansen and0806 at yahoo.dk
Sat Jun 4 11:38:46 EDT 2005


Beat Meier wrote:

> Hello again
> 
> Now it works ...
> 
> "Configuration":
>   hostapd-0.4.1, wpa_supplicant-0.4.1
>   madwifi-bsd-20050530
>   openssl-0.9.7g
> 
> Notes:
> hostapd-0.4.1
> I had to change the .config file of hostapd  so it
> can find the crypto 
> lib of ssl.
> This seems strange but it is a real problem if you
> have 2 ssl 
> installations!!
> In fact this could be a problem for many peobles
> because in wpa_supplicant you can configure which
> ssl should be used
> and in hostapd there is no comment ...
> In hostapd the crypto lib of the system (/usr/lib)
> was linked instead of 
> the /usr/local/lib one.
> 
> It should be the same note in defconfig in hostapd
> like in wpa_supplicant.
> 
> # Uncomment following two lines and fix the paths if
> you have installed 
> openssl
> # in non-default location
> #CFLAGS += -I/usr/local/openssl/include
> #LIBS += -L/usr/local/openssl/lib
> 
> So I was able to use my NL-5354 MP PLUS ARIES2(F) 4G
> chipset AR5112
> at both end client and ap to connect with WPA-PSK.

Hello Beat Meier and others

more details please ;)
1 are you using madwifi-bsd in both ends ?

2 have you removed the the openssl
  that were following you distribution,
  or have you just pointed out the openssl-0.9.7g
  source in the .config files ?

3 are you using openssl-0.9.7g in both ends ?

4 on what kernels is your setup based ?

i have tested this config
hostapd-0.4.1, wpa_supplicant-0.4.1
madwifi-bsd-2005(0603)
openssl-0.9.7g
but no luck here :(

Best Regards
Lasse Jensen






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