PATCH: fix for WEP in wext

Mark Powell Mark.Powell at csr.com
Tue Jan 24 06:51:42 EST 2006


Hi,
I am developing a Linux driver for CSR's wireless network chips. I am
testing the driver's interoperability with wpa_supplicant.

I was unable to exchange data with an AP using WEP encryption and
pre-shared-key authentication.
I found that the Wext driver incorrectly set the PrivacyInvoked property
to false, the attached patch (copied from driver_madwifi.c) fixes it.

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