I could not associate: is it my fault?

Stijn Tintel stijn at linux-ipv6.be
Fri Apr 7 15:46:17 EDT 2006

Igor Pesando - Dept. Th. Phys. - University of Torino wrote:
> ioctl[IPW_IOCTL_WPA_SUPPLICANT]: Operation not supported
> Initializing interface 'eth2' conf '/etc/wpasupplicant.conf' driver 'ipw' ctrl_interface 'N/A'
As of kernel version 2.6.13 (iirc), you need to use the wireless 
extention driver instead of the ipw one. Change -D ipw to -D wext and 
all should be fine - unless there are still other issues.

Hope this works for you...

Kind regards

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