can't connect to AP

none none throw_away_2002 at yahoo.com
Thu Oct 20 00:54:11 EDT 2005


--- none none <throw_away_2002 at yahoo.com> wrote:

> Trying for days to get this to work. :(
> 
> # dog /etc/wpa_supplicant.conf
> ctrl_interface=/var/run/wpa_supplicant
> ctrl_interface_group=0
> ap_scan=1
> 
> network={
>         key_mgmt=WPA-PSK
>         psk="mypassword"
>         ssid="mydomain"
>         }

Did I do something wrong? I didn't
get any replies to this message.

A portable Windows device has no
problems connecting, but it seems
I can't even see the network. :(

Any suggestions? Thank you in
advance.

> When I try to run wpa_supplicant, I get this:
> 
> # wpa_supplicant -iwlan0 -c/etc/wpa_supplicant.conf
> -Dndiswrapper -dd
> Initializing interface 'wlan0' conf
> '/etc/wpa_supplicant.conf' driver 'ndiswrapper'
> Configuration file '/etc/wpa_supplicant.conf' ->
> '/etc/wpa_supplicant.conf'
> Reading configuration file '/etc/wpa_supplicant.conf'
> ctrl_interface='/var/run/wpa_supplicant'
> ctrl_interface_group=0
> ap_scan=1
> Line: 5 - start of a new network block
> key_mgmt: 0x2
> PSK (ASCII passphrase) - hexdump_ascii(len=16): [REMOVED]
> ssid - hexdump_ascii(len=11):
>      6c 6f 63 61 6c 64 6f 6d 61 69 6e                 
> localdomain
> PSK (from passphrase) - hexdump(len=32): [REMOVED]
> Priority group 0
>    id=0 ssid='mydomain'
> Initializing interface (2) 'wlan0'
> EAPOL: SUPP_PAE entering state DISCONNECTED
> EAPOL: KEY_RX entering state NO_KEY_RECEIVE
> EAPOL: SUPP_BE entering state INITIALIZE
> EAP: EAP entering state DISABLED
> EAPOL: External notification - portEnabled=0
> EAPOL: External notification - portValid=0
> Own MAC address:  [REMOVED]
> Setting scan request: 0 sec 100000 usec
> Wireless event: cmd=0x8b06 len=12
> RTM_NEWLINK, IFLA_IFNAME: Interface 'wlan0' added
> RTM_NEWLINK, IFLA_IFNAME: Interface 'wlan0' added
> 
> Starting AP scan (broadcast SSID)
> EAPOL: Port Timers tick - authWhile=0 heldWhile=0
> startWhen=0 idleWhile=0
> EAPOL: Port Timers tick - authWhile=0 heldWhile=0
> startWhen=0 idleWhile=0
> EAPOL: Port Timers tick - authWhile=0 heldWhile=0
> startWhen=0 idleWhile=0
> Scan timeout - try to get results
> Received 704 bytes of scan results (2 BSSes)
> Scan results: 2
> Selecting BSS from priority group 0
> 0: [REMOVED] ssid='otherdomain1' wpa_ie_len=24
> rsn_ie_len=0
> 
>    skip - SSID mismatch
> 1: [REMOVED] ssid='otherdomain2' wpa_ie_len=0
> rsn_ie_len=0 
>    skip - no WPA/RSN IE
> No suitable AP found.
> Setting scan request: 5 sec 0 usec
> EAPOL: Port Timers tick - authWhile=0 heldWhile=0
> startWhen=0 idleWhile=0
> EAPOL: Port Timers tick - authWhile=0 heldWhile=0
> startWhen=0 idleWhile=0
> EAPOL: Port Timers tick - authWhile=0 heldWhile=0
> startWhen=0 idleWhile=0
> EAPOL: Port Timers tick - authWhile=0 heldWhile=0
> startWhen=0 idleWhile=0
> EAPOL: Port Timers tick - authWhile=0 heldWhile=0
> startWhen=0 idleWhile=0
> 
> Starting AP scan (broadcast SSID)
> EAPOL: Port Timers tick - authWhile=0 heldWhile=0
> startWhen=0 idleWhile=0
> EAPOL: Port Timers tick - authWhile=0 heldWhile=0
> startWhen=0 idleWhile=0
> EAPOL: Port Timers tick - authWhile=0 heldWhile=0
> startWhen=0 idleWhile=0
> Scan timeout - try to get results 
> Received 704 bytes of scan results (2 BSSes)
> Scan results: 2
> Selecting BSS from priority group 0
> 0: [REMOVED] ssid='otherdomain1' wpa_ie_len=24
> rsn_ie_len=0
> 
>    skip - SSID mismatch
> 1: [REMOVED] ssid='otherdomain2' wpa_ie_len=0
> rsn_ie_len=0 
>    skip - no WPA/RSN IE
> No suitable AP found.
> Setting scan request: 5 sec 0 usec
> EAPOL: Port Timers tick - authWhile=0 heldWhile=0
> startWhen=0 idleWhile=0
> EAPOL: Port Timers tick - authWhile=0 heldWhile=0
> startWhen=0 idleWhile=0
> EAPOL: Port Timers tick - authWhile=0 heldWhile=0
> startWhen=0 idleWhile=0
> EAPOL: Port Timers tick - authWhile=0 heldWhile=0
> startWhen=0 idleWhile=0
> EAPOL: Port Timers tick - authWhile=0 heldWhile=0
> startWhen=0 idleWhile=0
> 
> 
> The last nineteen lines just repeat over and over again. 
> 
> Any suggestions? Thanks.


	
		
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