wpa_supplicant: WPA: EAPOL-Key Replay Counter did not increase - dropping packet
shawn_adams at web.de
Mon Mar 6 19:20:25 EST 2006
Did this thread die completely, or have I missed a posted solution ?
Shawn Adams wrote:
> I've got the same issue, strange enough wpa_supplicant 0.5.0 functions
> fine , same access point - Nortel 2220, as long as I use the Dell 1450
> built-in adapter using ndiswrapper with bcmwl5a. it works with both
> WPA-PSK, and WPA-EAP
> If I use the same wpa_supplicant, same /etc/wpa_supplicant.conf, it
> fails using a PCMCIA wireless card using madwifi drivers, which fails
> with both WPA variants.
> only difference is that my card never connects - the "replay counter"
> errors come immediately, and constantly.
> I can echo Joey, I'd be very interested to provide whatever logs, etc..
> are needed.
> Joey Richards wrote:
>> I am suffering from the same problem as Vidar. I'm running on an AMD
>> Turion laptop with kernel 2.6.15-r1 built for x86_64. My wireless card
>> is a Broadcom, using the bcmwl5a 64-bit driver through ndiswrapper. I
>> connect to a Netgear WGR614 wireless router using WPA-PSK.
>> I have collected two logs -- one is an annotated log from wpa_supplicant
>> with the -ddt option (search for <<<<< to find my comments). The other
>> is the iwevent log from the same period. These are available at
>> What you'll see in the logs is my connecting to the access point
>> (bork-wireless), accompanied by a couple events in the iwevent log.
>> About 7 minutes later, wpa_supplicant successfully handshakes with no
>> event in the iwevent log. Next, about half an hour later, it attempts
>> to handshake, fails due to the "Replay Counter" error, and repeats until
>> I noticed the connection had died. I closed wpa_supplicant and this
>> caused the final iwevent activity -- reporting a connection to an access
>> point with address 00:00:00:00:00:00. There was no activity at all in
>> the iwevent log after the initial connection until I shut down
>> Any assistance would be most appreciated, now by two of us. Please let
>> me know if there are any other tests I can run that would help with
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