Problem in Ad-Hoc mode WPA-NONE security... need help.
dcbw at redhat.com
Thu Jan 10 11:08:49 EST 2008
On Thu, 2008-01-10 at 11:29 +0530, Raghavendra. S wrote:
> Hi All,
> I applied back ported ad-hoc mode patch to wpa supplicant-0.5.9. It
> is working fine for when I tested without security. Also ping works.
> But when I tried testing with security(WPA-NONE) using below config
> file on both of the devices it is getting associated but ping is not
Run /sbin/iwconfig on each machine. Do they have the same "Access
Can you try doing ad-hoc mode with WEP and see if that works? If not,
can you try configuring both machines with /sbin/iwconfig manually and
see if that works? Basically, narrow down the issue to whether or not
it's a wpa_supplicant, driver, or random wireless problem.
> My config file has following entries. I am using same config file on
> two devices.
> # cat /tmp/wpa_supplicant.conf.tmp
> I enabled wpa_supplicant-0.6.1 on Laptop, with above config file.
> Then I enabled backported wpa_supplicant-0.5.9 with same/above config file.
> Is this set up correct? or I am doing something wrong?
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