driver does not support WPA?

engage engage
Wed Nov 1 04:54:33 PST 2006

On Tuesday 31 October 2006 22:16, Jouni Malinen wrote:
>On Sat, Oct 28, 2006 at 02:22:58PM -0600, engage wrote:
>> The output of wpa_supplicant ...... -d indicates that the driver for the
>> wireless card doesn't support WPA while dmesg | grep wlan0 indicates that
>> it does. How can this be? I have the same wireless device on another PC
>> that works fine with this driver.
>This should not really happen.. Though, the current version of
>wpa_supplicant does not really care about the capabilities reported by
>the driver since many Linux drivers do not report capabilities properly.
>Are you seeing some problems that actually prevent connection or is this
>just about a confusing message in the debug log without any other

It won't connect.

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