Using wpa_supplicant for 802.1x wired authentication

Nomellames nunca nomesigas
Mon Apr 4 16:14:17 PDT 2005

Are you using the pae module? The wired interface only works at dhcp
lever, AFAIK...


On Apr 4, 2005 7:02 PM, Vladimir Vuksan <vlists at> wrote:
> I just wanted to let you guys know that I am successfully using
> wpa_supplicant for 802.1x wired authentication under Debian Sarge. I
> have had all sorts of issues with xsupplicant and its interaction with
> ifup and /etc/network/interfaces. I could never get it going quite
> right. I think the -w option is a real lifesaver.
> For those that want to try it make sure you get the latest devel
> snapshot since 0.38 does not support the -Dwired interface.
> Thanks,
> Vladimir
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