wpa_supplicant: secured mesh and WiLink8 issue

Bob Copeland me at bobcopeland.com
Fri Nov 4 05:19:56 PDT 2016

On Fri, Nov 04, 2016 at 12:33:38PM +0100, Yegor Yefremov wrote:
> wpa_supplicant is 2.7-devel i.e. git master
> tcpdump shows nothing either unicast or broadcasts
> So I both new kernel and newest wpa_supplicant. I've also added
> ieee80211w=2, but no change.
> Do I still need authsae daemon? If I use authsar-nl80211 I get
> segmantation fault after
>  sae_debug(MESHD_DEBUG, "new peer candidate (seq num=%d)\n",
>             nlmsg_hdr(msg)->nlmsg_seq);

Hmm, don't know about that offhand, but no, you don't need
authsae -- wpa_supplicant fills the same role.

Which wireless driver is this?  You might also see the same kind
of thing if the hardware doesn't support the necessary encryption
primitives for mesh.

Bob Copeland %% http://bobcopeland.com/

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