wpa_supplicant in adhoc WPA-PSK mode

Jouni Malinen j
Tue Jan 12 04:47:20 PST 2010

On Tue, Jan 12, 2010 at 05:21:51PM +0530, Ujjal Roy wrote:

> Is it possible to act supplicant as an authenticator? If yes, then how?
> If we enable the flag CONFIG_AP, how the supplicant changed?

What exactly are you referring to with "supplicant" in that sentence? If
you are talking about wpa_supplicant, then yes, it can act in
authenticator role with CONFIG_AP=y build when the network is configured
to be in AP mode (mode=2). Though, this has nothing to do with this
thread (IBSS/adhoc)..

Jouni Malinen                                            PGP id EFC895FA

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