Support for P2P on Realtek 8192CU Chipsets

Jouni Malinen j
Sat Feb 16 01:23:37 PST 2013

On Tue, Feb 12, 2013 at 09:50:45PM -0800, Devel y99 wrote:
> Based on my understanding p2p support is available in wpa_supplicant as
> long as the driver supports mac80211. Per the table in
> wireless.kernel.orgit would appear that Realtek 8192CU does support
> mac80211/cfg80211 ?

Not all mac80211-based drivers support P2P. You can check the supported
interface types with "iw list". For P2P to work, the "Supported
interface modes" section needs to include P2P-client and P2P-GO.

Jouni Malinen                                            PGP id EFC895FA

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