wpa2-psk

Dan Williams dcbw at redhat.com
Wed Nov 21 09:54:13 EST 2007


On Wed, 2007-11-21 at 19:02 +0530, Paresh Sawant wrote:
> WPA2 means RSN. The conf file parser would fail if you write "RSN"
> since it is not correct value for proto. So if you write WPA2 it would
> perform RSNA. 

I'm pretty sure that wpa_supplicant accepts either RSN or WPA2 for this
value.

Dan

> "TKIP" for pairwise cipher is acceptable  and in that case grp cipher
> would be forced to be TKIP. 
> 
> On Nov 21, 2007 6:57 PM, Anjali Shirvoikar
> <anjali_shirvoikar at persistent.co.in> wrote:
>         Will following work?
>         
>         network={
>               ssid="my_ssid"
>               scan_ssid=1
>         
>         
>               proto=RSN
>         
>               key_mgmt=WPA-PSK
>               pairwise=TKIP 
>               psk="my_psk_passphrase"
>         }
>         Thanks,
>         
>         Anjali
>         
>          
>         
>                                        
>         ______________________________________________________________
>         From: Paresh Sawant [mailto:paresh.sawant at gmail.com] 
>         Sent: Wednesday, November 21, 2007 6:51 PM
>         To: Anjali Shirvoikar
>         Cc: hostap
>         Subject: Re: wpa2-psk
>         
>         
>         
>          
>         
>         yes it does.
>         
>         All that you need is following network block in your .conf
>         file 
>         
>         network={
>               ssid="my_ssid"
>               scan_ssid=1
>               key_mgmt=WPA-PSK
>               proto=WPA2
>               pairwise=CCMP 
>               group=CCMP
>               psk="my_psk_passphrase"
>         }
>         
>         
>         
>         On Nov 21, 2007 6:20 PM, Anjali Shirvoikar
>         <anjali_shirvoikar at persistent.co.in> wrote:
>         
>         Hi,
>         
>         Does the wpa_supplicant support wpa2-psk ? Can anyone send me
>         a 
>         wpa_supplicant.conf file for configuring wpa2-psk?
>         
>         Anjali
>         
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