hostapd authenticates but dhcpd doesn't give out address

Jouni Malinen jkmaline
Fri Jun 18 08:56:39 PDT 2004

On Fri, Jun 18, 2004 at 11:44:49AM -0400, Bob Beers wrote:

> On the station ( a laptop with a Linksys pccard )
> STAID: id=0x001f v1.3.4 (station firmware)

> bash-2.05b# wpa_supplicant -d -iwlan0 -c/etc/wpa_supplicant.conf
> wpa_driver_hostap_set_wpa: enabled=1
> ioctl[PRISM2_IOCTL_PRISM2_PARAM]: Operation not supported
> Failed to enable WPA in the driver.

WPA requires station firmware version 1.7.x or newer, so you will need
to upgrade the firmware in order to be able to use wpa_supplicant.

Jouni Malinen                                            PGP id EFC895FA

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