problem with wpa_supplicant and WPA-NONE

Jouni Malinen j
Sun Jul 22 10:18:23 PDT 2007

On Thu, Jul 12, 2007 at 05:10:00AM -0700, Thao wrote:

> I try to create a ad-hoc network with 3 laptops, 3 cards Wi-Fi 3COM 3CRPAG175 and WPA-NONE:

> It seem that in mode ad hoc with WPA-NONE, only one section is created on each interface for data transmission (2 directions). So the 3rd laptop can't communicate with 2 first laptops. Is it the problem of physical support, of madwifi or of wpa_supplicant?????

In WPA-NONE mode, wpa_supplicant is only configuring the encryption key
to the driver. In other words, this is likely an issue with the driver.

Jouni Malinen                                            PGP id EFC895FA

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