Strange errors with wpa_supplicant with Knoppix
Tue Sep 13 01:43:27 PDT 2005
stonee at Safe-mail.net wrote:
>I am having a strange problem using the version of wpa_supplicant supplied with Knoppix. This is the version I am using:
>knoppix at 0[knoppix]$ wpa_supplicant -v
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>Here is a description of the issue I am having:
>If I start up my computer, then issue the wpa_supplicant command to authenticate to my wireless network (after a few seconds) Knoppix will freeze and I will need to restart my laptop. This will continue to happen every time I restart my computer.
>However if I restart the wireless router and immediately issue the wpa_supplicant command, I do no have any problems. On the network there is also another computer that runs Windows XP. This laptop never has any issues getting onto the network.
>The wireless router that I have is the Netgear WGR614. I am using WPA-PSK on this network. The timeout period for the key is 60 minutes.
Sounds like an issue with the driver of your wireless card.
>Has anyone ever run into this issue before with other hardware devices? Or is this perhaps some kind of hardware issue?
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