Upcoming 0.5.x release

Jouni Malinen j at w1.fi
Wed Nov 28 23:11:36 EST 2007

I've merged bug fixes and couple of small new features from the
development branch (0.6.x) into the current stable branch (0.5.x) in
preparation for a new stable release. I made a snapshot build available
from 0.5.x and would welcome any testing and comments on this prior to
the release. My current plan is to release this after some testing over
the weekend.

The snapshot versions:


git-shortlog of changes since 0.5.8:

Daniel Drake (3):
      Add wpa_cli reconnect command
      Fix wpa_cli disconnect/reassociate race
      Meaningful non-interactive wpa_cli exit code

Johannes Berg (1):
      Update conf file eap_message help

Jouni Malinen (34):
      Fixed key_mgmt mapping to handle non-WPA IEEE 802.1X correctly.
      Clarified function documentation.
      Updated get_keyblock_size() to handle OpenSSL API change in 0.9.9.
      Fixed printf format for size_t to silence a compiler warning.
      Fixed X.509v3 certificate validation checks to use unsigned comparison when
      Fixed parsing of pathLenConstraint from BasicConstraints.
      Added support for validating pathLenConstraint.
      Added a workaround for handling validity dates between 1950 and 1970 to
      Changed PrintableString comparisons to be case insensitive and to filter
      Require that X509v3 CA certificates include BasicConstraints extension.
      Fixed l2_packet_deinit() to unregister read socket from eloop.
      Fixed an integer overflow issue in the ASN.1 parser used by the
      Fixed debugging code to print out IPv4 addresses without using potentially
      Added clarifying note to avoid confusion on what exactly is set with
      Fixed non-WPA AP selection code to ignore possible bogus WPA/RSN IE if the
      Update string length field only after the string has been parsed correctly.
      Fixed a typo in function documentation.
      Remove previously configured trusted CA certificates before adding new
      Fixed "Authentication with BSSID timed out." message to use the pending
      Fixed deinit code to cancel ieee802_1x_rekey timer to avoid potential
      Fixed remove_pmkid() handler not to clear list head (copy-paste error). The
      Fixed printf format for size_t to avoid compiler warnings.
      Revert "Fixed printf format for size_t to avoid compiler warnings."
      Fixed printf format for size_t to avoid compiler warnings.
      Added error codes for most command handlers and the case where multiple
      Replace dbus_watch_get_fd() calls with dbus_watch_get_unix_fd() when
      Clear forced EAP success when reconfiguring to avoid potential EAP state
      Updated EAP-GPSK to the latest draft version (-04). This changed
      Changed EAP-GPSK CSuite field to use 4 octets for vendor id and 2 octets
      Added vector version of AES-CMAC.
      Updated EAP-GPSK key derivation to use the new GKDF construction defined
      Updated the key derivation comments to match with the implementation and
      Cleaned up EAP-GPSK message processing by dividing it into number of
      Updated EAP-GPSK to match with the latest draft (-07):

Kel Modderman (3):
      action event name typo in wpa_cli(8)
      Allow selection of zero length non-WPA ssid by wpa_supplicant_select_bss
      Fixed a race condition with -W option (wait for a control interface monitor

Michael Taylor (1):
      Fix for noisy log output when no IP address is assigned.

Ted Merrill (2):
      send errno EBADF handling
      driver_madwifi.c null ptr dereference fix

Jouni Malinen                                            PGP id EFC895FA

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