wpa_supplicant 0.6.6 Compiling the Broadcom backend errors.
proski at gnu.org
Wed Jan 28 13:01:47 EST 2009
On Wed, 2009-01-28 at 11:19 +0100, Thorben J wrote:
> I'm trying to build wpa_supplicant with the broadcom wl.ko driver.
> I am using the 64bit kernel module from here
> (version 18.104.22.168 1/21/2009)
> In my config I have:
> CFLAGS += -I/home/thorbenj/Build/broadcom/src/include
This was only meant for the driver for mips architecture.
> In file included from ../src/drivers/driver.h:20,
> from ../src/drivers/driver_broadcom.c:36:
> ../src/common/defs.h:27:1: warning: "WPA_CIPHER_NONE" redefined
That would need to be redefined in wpa_supplicant if we are going to
support the new proprietary driver from Broadcom.
> ../src/drivers/driver_broadcom.c: In function
> ../src/drivers/driver_broadcom.c:229: error: ‘wl_wpa_header_t’
> undeclared (first use in this function)
wl_wpa_header_t is no longer defined by the Broadcom driver. This code
will need to be rewritten to conform to the new API. The same applies
to most other error messages.
> Is there a patch for this?
I'm not aware of it.
> I found this bug report which looks like the same bug
Yes, that's it.
> I note it lacked a link to the Broadcom driver download (above) which
> might help with reproducing this error.
I can reproduce it easily.
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