Getting bad MIC when trying ath10k + ath9k IBSS with RSN

Ben Greear greearb
Wed Apr 8 07:53:58 PDT 2015

On 04/08/2015 02:12 AM, Nicolas Cavallari wrote:
> On 08/04/2015 02:05, Ben Greear wrote:
>> I have been hacking on ath10k driver and firmware in attempt to enable IBSS + RSN.
>> Currently, I see message 1/4 in both directions, but the ath9k wpa_supplicant always reports 2/4
>> from ath10k station as having bad MIC (and AC supplicant dumps core shortly after when there is an EAPOL timeout,
>> I haven't looked into the core yet, but unlikely to be directly related to bad MIC I think since
>> ath9k <-> ath9k works fine).
> Both supplicants logs reports a MIC failure and the PSK in your
> configuration file is different.

Gah, I did have mis-matched passwords.  Thank you for taking time
to look it over and figure that out.

Now, with that fixed, it stops after the 1/4 message, but at least
it's something different now!


Ben Greear <greearb at>
Candela Technologies Inc

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