wpa_supplicant: How to set authentication time?

mike4658 at freenet.de mike4658 at freenet.de
Thu Oct 28 15:12:02 EDT 2010


> > 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

How can I debug the driver? Sorry, if this is a newbie question, but I am a newbie. Thankfully one isn't a
newbie forever.

But still I would like to try to set the authentication time. Maybe somebody can help.

Thanks,

Mike


> > 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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