Problems with WPA supplicant

Jouni Malinen jkmaline
Wed Jan 28 23:10:18 PST 2004

On Wed, Jan 28, 2004 at 04:38:27PM +0200, Jonny Karlsson IT 00 wrote:

> I'm trying to use WPA_supplicant but I'm having troubles with it. When
> trying to start the demon I get the following error messages:
> --------------------------------------------------------------
> [root at test-radius wpa_supplicant]# ./wpa_supplicant -i wlan0 -c
> wpa_supplicant.conf
> ioctl[PRISM2_IOCTL_PRISM2_PARAM]: Operation not supported
> Failed to enable WPA in the driver.
> [root at test-radius wpa_supplicant]#
> --------------------------------------------------------------

Which station firmware version are you using? Does 'iwpriv wlan0'
include wpa and getwpa sub-ioctls? Can you set WPA mode manually with
'iwpriv wlan0 wpa 1'? Do you see any related error messages in 'dmesg'
output after trying to start wpa_supplicant?

Jouni Malinen                                            PGP id EFC895FA

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