wpa_supplicant error message

Stefan Bauer info
Sun Sep 23 10:01:18 PDT 2007

Dell Sanders schrieb:
> Hi, 
> I have just installed Ubunto 7.04 "Feisty Fawn" on my Dell Inspiron 8000 laptop which has a NETGEAR WG111v2 54Mbps Wireless USB 2.0 Adapter. I see the package wpasupplicant has installed version: 0.5.7-0ubuntu2 
> Can anyone see what the problem is? 

Please provide further informations about your usb stick. (vendor and
device id).

> Driver does not support WPA. 
> wpa_driver_hostap_set_key: alg=none key_idx=0 set_tx=0 seq_len=0 key_len=0 
> ioctl[PRISM2_IOCTL_HOSTAPD]: Operation not supported 
> Failed to set encryption. 

it seems to be lack of wpa support in the distributed driver.

Best regards


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