initiating an over-the-air FT

Jouni Malinen j at w1.fi
Sun Sep 6 13:58:16 EDT 2009


On Fri, Aug 07, 2009 at 09:11:54PM +0300, Chuck Tuffli wrote:
> In the development version of wpa_cli, there is a command (ft_ds) to start an over-the-DS fast transition. Is there an equivalent command to initiate an over-the-air FT? Thanks!

In theory, there should not be need for a new command, i.e., just
triggering reassociation (wpa_cli reassociate) should be enough (with
optionally setting the bssid parameter before this if you have a
specific BSS with which to associate). In other words, over-the-air FT
should be used automatically whenever possible instead of running
through full authentication cycle.

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Jouni Malinen                                            PGP id EFC895FA


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