Hostapd + OpenSSL support

Ben benoitne
Thu Jan 22 09:57:05 PST 2015


here we go, for the version :

hostapd v2.3
User space daemon for IEEE 802.11 AP management,
IEEE 802.1X/WPA/WPA2/EAP/RADIUS Authenticator
Copyright (c) 2002-2014, Jouni Malinen <j at> and contributors

for the error :
hostapd hostapd.conf 
-ddd                                                  :(
random: Trying to read entropy from /dev/random
Configuration file: hostapd.conf
Line 792: unknown configuration item 'openssl_ciphers'
1 errors found in configuration file 'hostapd.conf'
Failed to set up interface with hostapd.conf
hostapd_init: free iface 0xca1860
Failed to initialize interface

On 22/01/2015 18:53, Jouni Malinen wrote:
> On Thu, Jan 22, 2015 at 06:02:17PM +0100, Ben wrote:
>> I would like to force using a specific cipher suite to enforce
>> EAP-TLS but I got an error message when I uncomment
>> "openssl_ciphers" option.
>> Is it because hostapd is built by default without openssl support?
>> (does it use internal ssl engine?)
> Which version of hostapd are you using and what was the error message?

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