Upgrade to new kernel stops wpa

Mårten Thomasson marten.thomasson
Wed Oct 5 09:38:42 PDT 2005

Well, yes I did, and then the encryption seems to work (I.e. no error
messages) but for some reason I cannot get an IP from the dhcpserver... 

-----Original Message-----
From: hostap-bounces+marten.thomasson=bredband.net at shmoo.com
[mailto:hostap-bounces+marten.thomasson=bredband.net at shmoo.com] On Behalf Of
Jouni Malinen
Sent: 05 October 2005 04:19
To: hostap at shmoo.com
Subject: Re: Upgrade to new kernel stops wpa

On Tue, Oct 04, 2005 at 09:06:48PM +0200, M?rten Thomasson wrote:

> Yes, I use the ipw2200 1.0.6 version of the driver for both kernels. I 
> noticed I had made an error when compiling the driver for 2.6.13.x, 
> and used the old source. When I recompiled, I get the following when 
> starting
> wpa_supplicant:
> ioctl[IPW_IOCTL_WPA_SUPPLICANT]: operation not supported

Did you try this new build with -Dwext on the wpa_supplicant command line?
Intel driver is moving towards using Linux wireless extensions instead of
private ioctls when the kernel has support for WE-18 or newer.

Jouni Malinen                                            PGP id EFC895FA
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