...it works with madwifi, but not ipw2200?

Greg Baker gbaker
Tue Feb 15 04:27:34 PST 2005

Thanks everyone for your reply..  Unfortunately, I do not have access to the 
APs here at my school, so I guess my friend is out of luck right now.


On February 14, 2005 07:26 pm, you wrote:
> I ran into the same problem.  When I was debugging, I noticed that the
> feature to scan explitly for the SSID was not yet implemented.   I had to
> turn the broadcast of the SSID on my AP and then all was well.
> On Mon, 14 Feb 2005, Greg Baker wrote:
> > Hey guys..  Just wondering if there's any weirdness with the ipw2200
> > drivers? After successfully setting up my own wireless using
> > wpa_supplicant 0.3.8, I decided to try to set up my friend's...
> >
> > The APs that we use here do not broadcast the SSID, and I think that may
> > be where the problem is coming from.  His keeps saying "No suitable APs
> > found".
> >
> > I can do an "iwlist eth1 scan" and see the APs, but their SSIDs are
> > showing as hidden. Any comments?  Does this card fully support WPA+TKIP?

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