WiFi Protected Setup (WPS) update

jan terje tønnessen jt_toenn at yahoo.no
Fri Aug 29 04:53:02 EDT 2008


Hi again !

Thanks a lot for your help, it now compiles...

When it comes to external registrar and AdHoc I found the scenario in WPS specification (Wi-Fi protected setup specification ver 1.0h ch 2.2.2)

I don't know of devices on the market that supports this for the moment...

Br /Jan Terje Tønnessen



--- Den tor 2008-08-28 skrev Chuck Tuffli <CTuffli at dspg.com>:

> Fra: Chuck Tuffli <CTuffli at dspg.com>
> Emne: RE: WiFi Protected Setup (WPS) update
> Til: jt_toenn at yahoo.no
> Kopi: hostap at lists.shmoo.com
> Dato: Torsdag 28. august 2008 16.42
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: hostap-bounces at lists.shmoo.com 
> > [mailto:hostap-bounces at lists.shmoo.com] On Behalf Of
> jan 
> > terje tønnessen
> > Sent: Thursday, August 28, 2008 6:06 AM
> > To: hostap at lists.shmoo.com
> > Subject: RE: WiFi Protected Setup (WPS) update
> > 
> > Hi !
> > 
> > Tried to compile the wpa_supplicant including the
> wps-patch 
> > but I got some errors..... (included below)
> > 
> > 1) Can you help with the compile errors (what am I
> doing wrong) ?
> 
> It looks like my patch doesn't compile unless the
> .config contains both
> 
> CONFIG_EAP_WPS=y
> CONFIG_TLS=internal
> 
> Unfortunately, it also looks like copying defconfig to
> .config has issues as well. Look for an update tomorrow that
> will fix these problems. If you want to try something before
> tomorrow, add the two lines above in your .config and remove
> the other CONFIG_EAP_* lines.
> 
> > 2) You say that you need to do some work regarding
> support 
> > for external registrars.... Does this mean connection
> to 
> > external wireless registrars over AdHoc (in case of
> legacy AP)
> 
> I'm not a big fan of external registrars and
> wouldn't support them except that the certification
> tests require it. That said, the patch tomorrow will support
> for both wired and wireless external registrars, but I
> don't think it will support the senario you describe.
> Are you aware of a product that supports WPS through a
> legacy AP?
> 
> ---chuck


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