Trying to configure wpa_supplicant with ipw2200

Henrik Brix Andersen brix at
Tue Mar 28 04:11:06 EST 2006

On Tue, Mar 28, 2006 at 10:49:38AM +0200, Jeremy Fix wrote:
> ap_scan = 1
> fast_reauth = 1
> pkcs11_engine_path=/usr/lib/opensc/
> pkcs11_module_path=/usr/lib/pkcs11/

There should be no need for the above four lines given your network

>    scan_ssid = 1

No need for this line either.

> And i'm starting wpa_supplicant with :
> wpa_supplicant -i eth2 -D ipw -c /etc/wpa_supplicant.conf -dd

If you're using linux-2.6.13 or newer you need to use '-D wext'
instead of '-D ipw'.

Henrik Brix Andersen <brix at>
Gentoo Metadistribution | Mobile computing herd
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