wpa_supplicant in adhoc WPA-PSK mode
j at w1.fi
Fri Nov 6 07:08:57 EST 2009
On Fri, Nov 06, 2009 at 03:24:18PM +0530, Ujjal Roy wrote:
> Is that possible in wpa_supplicant-0.6.9 ? I am right about my question
> and the configuration is correct.
The network block you described (IBSS network with WPA(v1) PSK) is
invalid. There is no such mechanism. IBSS can either use WPA-None (no
4-way handshake, just fixed TKIP/CCMP keys) or RSN IBSS (proto=WPA2) and
> I have created a network in which iwconfig displays like -
> ESSID:"UJJAL" Nickname:""
> Mode:Ad-Hoc Frequency:2.437 GHz Cell: 02:21:01:4D:70:31
> Bit Rate:54 Mb/s Tx-Power=9 dBm Retry limit:9 RTS
> thr=2347 B Fragment thr=2346 B Encryption key:<too big>
> Security mode:open
> Power Management:off
> Link Quality:0/100 Signal level:-98 dBm Noise level:-98 dBm
> Rx invalid nwid:0 Rx invalid crypt:0 Rx invalid frag:110771
> Tx excessive retries:12 Invalid misc:260 Missed beacon:0
> I want to join with this network. Is there any application, if
> wpa_supplicant will not work, which can join to this network?
How is that network configured as far as security policy is concerned?
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