[patch] Can't pass Wi-Fi WPS Test Plan.

Jouni Malinen j
Fri Jan 23 03:28:23 PST 2009

On Thu, Jan 22, 2009 at 03:15:38PM +0200, Jouni Malinen wrote:

> It should be possible to select the AP based on BSSID in the current
> implementation and that does not require the selected registrar
> attribute to be set in the AP. As far as the case where automatic AP
> selection is more desirable, this workaround behavior should only be
> started after not being able to find any WPS AP with selected registrar
> attribute set to 1 in couple of scan attempts. This would not punish the
> implementations that set selected registrar flag properly and would
> still allow the particular case you mentioned to be handled eventually
> (e.g., start picking WPS-enabled, not-selected registrar APs after two
> scan rounds).

This mechanism is now available in the 0.7.x git repository and it
should resolve the issue of not selecting a WPS AP that does not
advertise itself with a selected registrar for PIN mode.

Jouni Malinen                                            PGP id EFC895FA

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