configure wpa_supplicant to work with openssl

moran arx moranapache
Sun Jun 24 05:07:02 PDT 2012


I already looked at these examples of conf file.
The supplicant loads the but doesnt load
I investigated the code and couldn't find who suppose to load the module.
In openssl the function ENGINE_init suppose to load it. but in
wpa_supplicant no one calls this function.


On Sat, Jun 23, 2012 at 8:43 PM, Jouni Malinen <j at> wrote:

> On Wed, Jun 20, 2012 at 03:07:54PM +0300, moran jacuel wrote:
> > I am trying to configure wpa_supplicant on my linux machine to work with
> > openssl pkcs11 engine with smartcard. The wpa_supplicant doesn't load my
> > pkcs11 engine.  What do i need to write in my wpa_supplicant.cnf file to
> > make it work ?
> wpa_supplicant/examples/openCryptoki.conf has some examples on this:
> > I am trying to debug the wpa_supplicant in order to understand how it
> > works. I cant find a place where the supplicant loads the pkcs11 engine
> or
> > the pkcs11 module. Can you refer me to the place it happens in the code ?
> Assuming your OpenSSL has engine support defined (i.e., does not define
> OPENSSL_NO_ENGINE), you should see related debug messages in
> wpa_supplicant -d output with ENGINE: prefix.
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> Jouni Malinen                                            PGP id EFC895FA
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