wpa_supplicant win98 wired patch

Jouni Malinen jkmaline at cc.hut.fi
Fri Nov 11 23:28:02 EST 2005

On Mon, Nov 07, 2005 at 09:19:24PM +0100, Jozef Vesely wrote:

> I would like to qualify the "testing" wpa_supplicant
> received on win98. As I have limited access to the Win98
> machine, you'd rather not consider it thoroughly tested.
> I have no access to neither wireless card nor network so
> everything I write concerns wired network.

Thanks for the details.

> So I looked into the wpa_supplicant and came up with "obvious"
> patch to filtering rule I sent you. Patched wpa_supplicant
> "works" OK (receives "Request,Identity" packet and responds
> with "Response,Identity") in my simulated environment,
> however today's brief tests on real win98 in 802.1x network
> were _negative_.

That's unfortunate. Anyway, I verified that the patch fixed this issue
on WinXP, so the change itself was indeed correct. I have no idea what
could be causing issues on Win98, though.

Jouni Malinen                                            PGP id EFC895FA

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