Hostap, Freeradius and TLS

Jouni Malinen jkmaline
Sun Oct 3 19:54:31 PDT 2004

On Tue, Sep 28, 2004 at 09:29:00AM +0200, info at wrote:

> wlan0: RADIUS Authentication server
> Default WEP key - hexdump(len=5): 6d 69 44 d6 20
> ioctl[PRISM2_IOCTL_HOSTAPD]: Invalid argument
> Failed to set encryption.

Please see what 'dmesg' shows from the kernel log after this.

> when I try to set wep encryption for wlan0ap I get:
> pc9:~ # iwconfig wlan0ap key 12345
> Error for wireless request \"Set Encode\" (8B2A) :
>     SET failed on device wlan0ap ; No such device.

You should try with wlan0 interface instead.. wlan0ap is present only
when hostapd is running.

Jouni Malinen                                            PGP id EFC895FA

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