HOSTAPD Question

Jouni Malinen jkmaline
Wed Mar 2 20:15:45 PST 2005

On Wed, Mar 02, 2005 at 02:24:02PM +0100, Kianusch Sayah Karadji wrote:

> What kernel module requirments are there for hostapd and WPA support?

hostapd is a user space program and it does not explicitly require
kernel modules.. Are you asking about requirements for the Host AP

>   ARC4 ?
>   Michael MIC ?
>   CRC32c ?
>   MD5 ?

ARC4 and Michael MIC could be used, but they are not really requirements
in the sense that Host AP driver has an internal implementation if these
algorithms are not available through Crypto API.

Jouni Malinen                                            PGP id EFC895FA

More information about the Hostap mailing list