wpa_supplicant: How to set authentication time?

Dan Williams dcbw at redhat.com
Thu Oct 28 09:46:32 EDT 2010


On Thu, 2010-10-28 at 11:32 +0200, mike4658 at freenet.de wrote:
> Hello,
> 
> 
> I think I have a problem with the authentication time ("Authentication with 00:12:da:9e:60:00 timed out.").
> How can I set the authentication time ("Setting authentication timeout: 3 sec 0 usec") to 5 or 10 seconds?
> 
> I installed wpa_cli to do so but I get the following (error) message when I start wpa_cli:

This can also be driver problems.  Just upping the timeout may not
necessarily fix the issue.  First I'd try getting some driver debugging
to figure out *why* the driver cannot associate within the time given.

Dan

> root at OpenWrt:~# wpa_cli set
> Failed to connect to wpa_supplicant - wpa_ctrl_open: No such file or directory:
> Content of the lhe log file when starting wpa_supplicant:
> Associated to a new BSS: BSSID=00:12:da:9e:60:00
> No keys have been configured - skip key clearing
> Associated with 00:12:da:9e:60:00
> WPA: Association event - clear replay counter
> EAPOL: External notification - portEnabled=0
> EAPOL: External notification - portValid=0
> EAPOL: External notification - portEnabled=1
> EAPOL: SUPP_PAE entering state CONNECTING
> EAPOL: SUPP_BE entering state IDLE
> EAP: EAP entering state INITIALIZE
> EAP: EAP entering state IDLE
> Setting authentication timeout: 3 sec 0 usec
> Cancelling scan request
> RTM_NEWLINK: operstate=0 ifi_flags=0x11003 ([UP][LOWER_UP])
> RTM_NEWLINK, IFLA_IFNAME: Interface 'wlan0' added
> RTM_NEWLINK: operstate=0 ifi_flags=0x11003 ([UP][LOWER_UP])
> RTM_NEWLINK, IFLA_IFNAME: Interface 'wlan0' added
> EAPOL: startWhen --> 0
> EAPOL: SUPP_PAE entering state CONNECTING
> EAPOL: txStart
> TX EAPOL: dst=00:12:da:9e:60:00
> Authentication with 00:12:da:9e:60:00 timed out.
> Thank you very much for your help,
> 
> 
> Mike
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