Modify capability information field in assocication request
j at w1.fi
Sun May 24 06:50:31 EDT 2015
On Fri, May 22, 2015 at 09:47:38AM +0000, volker.obhof.w at sew-eurodrive.de wrote:
> I just search everywhere in wpa_supplicant source code to modify the capability information field in association request but I didn’t find anything.
That's because such operation does not exist in wpa_supplicant..
> In file driver_nl80211.c there is a function called wpa_driver_nl80211_associate() where a association request is set. Then in function nl80211_connect_common() a new association request frame is built.
That function does not build the actual frame; the driver (or WLAN
> But nowhere is set the data for the capability information field.
> Can anybody help me to find out which struct and function I have to use to modify capability information field in wpa_supplicant?
You would need to look at the kernel/driver code for this.
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