802.11n ht connects then disconnects

Daniel Havey dhavey at yahoo.com
Wed Apr 4 07:21:16 EDT 2012


Hi Johannes,

The client is the same as the AP.  Linux kernel 2.6.32-38-generic running Atheros driver compat-wireless-3.3-1.  DHCP is up and running and working in non ht mode

...Daniel

> Daniel Havey wrote:
> > I must be misunderstanding something here.
> > 
> > I'm using auth_algs=1 and wpa=0, just for testing but
> my hostapd
> > starts a RADIUS accounting session then
> disconnects.  I don't get it.
> > 
> > I get:
> > AP-STA-CONNECTED
> > MLME-ASSOCIATE.indication
> > MLME-DELETEKEYS.request
> > RADIUS: starting accounting session
> > nl80211: Event message available
> > nl80211: Ignored unknown event (cmd=19)
> > mgmt::deauth
> > deauthentication: STA=00:0b:6b:b1:20:14 reason_code=3
> > AP-STA-DISCONNECTED
> > 
> > Why does it need the RADIUS server if everything is
> open?  Reason code
> > 3 means that the client disconnected?  Why? 
> Hmmmm...
> > 
> > Is there something wrong with my driver?  It seems
> like it's compiled
> > okay.  All the ht stuff is compiled in.
> > 
> > Is there something wrong with my hostapd.conf? 
> I'm confused %^)
> 
> What is the client? It looks like the client decides to
> disconnect, most
> likely because you didn't set up DHCP and it is expecting it
> .....
> 
> johannes
> 
> 


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