Using "software" WEP encryption

Jouni Malinen jkmaline
Wed Oct 30 15:31:27 PST 2002

On Thu, Oct 31, 2002 at 12:04:54AM +0100, Marcel Prisi wrote:

> As I am running v 1.4.9 of the card's firmware, hostap kindly used
> hardware-based WEP encryption. Is there a way to revert to software-based
> WEP encryption, in order to "benchmark" it ?

Yes, host_decrypt and host_encrypt parameters for prism2_param. You
will need to set both to 1 in order to use software-based encryption and

Jouni Malinen                                            PGP id EFC895FA

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