Authentication issues with WPA2 and hostapd-0.7.1

Pavel Roskin proski
Mon Feb 1 14:05:21 PST 2010

On Mon, 2010-02-01 at 09:06 -0800, Philip A. Prindeville wrote:
> I'm running with compat-wireless-2010-01-27, and
> hostapd-0.7.1.  I'm seeing syslogging like:
> Jan 31 20:36:09 pbx daemon.notice hostapd: ap0: STA f8:1e:df:1e:c2:23 IEEE 802.11: did not acknowledge authentication response
> Seems to be be an issue with the AR9160 drivers, but that would surprise me, since the Ath9k is developed a lot more actively than the Ath5k.

I assume you are using ath9k with an AR9160 card.  I think you have
encountered the problem that was discussed in the ath9k list on
Saturday.  The ACK timeout should not be very short.

Please try this patch:

Pavel Roskin

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