wpa_supplicant doesn't reconnect to AP (after turning off/on AP)
j at w1.fi
Tue Mar 3 14:02:43 EST 2009
On Wed, Feb 25, 2009 at 10:08:23AM +0700, Pongsak Tawankanjanachot wrote:
> I'm using wpa_supplicant (with Ralink chipset) to connect with Access
> point (Ralink chipset).
> My security setting is WPA2 by using freeradius as a Radius server.
Have you tried this with WPA (which would disable PMKSA caching)?
> Firstly, the supplicant successfully connects to AP (access point)
> Then, I turn off/on the AP, wpa_supplicant tries to reauthenticate and
> show debug message like: (just some part of whole messages)
> Associated with 00:1d:7d:09:51:74
> WPA: Association event - clear replay counter
> Authentication with 00:1d:7d:09:51:74 timed out.
It looks like the driver is able to associate with the AP, but no EAPOL
frames are delivered to wpa_supplicant. This would requiring debugging
the driver and/or the AP. A good starting step would be to use a
wireless sniffer to capture the frames sent between the devices and see
where the AP is sending out EAPOL-Key messages after association.
Jouni Malinen PGP id EFC895FA
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