wpa_supplicant v0.5.4 and ndiswrapper 1.21 not working

Brian J. Murrell brian at interlinx.bc.ca
Wed Aug 9 11:19:33 EDT 2006


On Thu, 2006-08-10 at 00:52 +1000, Kel Modderman wrote:
> 
> wext == Wireless Extensions

Indeed.

> The WEXT code (in the kernel source) provides a common set of "tools" for all 
> wireless kernel modules to use for various different functions. Being common 
> by supporting WEXT is an advantage, and something sort for by good wireless 
> kernel modules, as it means that the behaviour of each module is similar to 
> the next.

So, presumably, ndiswrapper added the (generic, wext) extensions that
wpa_supplicant wants to use so it no longer has to use ndiswrapper
specific ones?

I guess when ndiswrapper did this, they removed their own specific
extensions?

b.

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Brian J. Murrell
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