Association Problems. (WPA_Supplicant 0.5.1 + Madwifi-ng20060210)
jkmaline at cc.hut.fi
Mon Feb 27 22:27:33 EST 2006
On Mon, Feb 27, 2006 at 09:20:30AM -0800, Chad Meister wrote:
> Well, if your looking for a stable version of
> madwifi-ng, I'm using svn version r1437 on GNU/Linux
> kernel 220.127.116.11.
I'm using r1453 and that seems to work, too, without major problems.
> Even though I've enable CCMP, instead of TKIP, I don't
> think it's a genuine RSN setup, but some sort of
> hybrid , maybe TSN. (wifi alphabet soup). This is
> because I can't set the hostapd.conf variable: wpa=1.
> It only works as wpa=0.
Do you mean: cannot set it to wpa=2 or wpa=3? wpa=0 would mean that
WPA/WPA2 is disabled completely..
> I think this is some sort of bug in hostapd, but there
> is a workaround patch for it, I think, at madwifi.org.
I believe the driver had a bug that was fixed and that fix happened to
change the interface to hostapd which required yet another change..
Anyway, the current CVS/SVN versions seem to work fine with WPA, WPA2
and mixed WPA+WPA2 mode. This was fixed around r1453, so your version is
likely too old to have the needed changes.
Jouni Malinen PGP id EFC895FA
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