HostAP Digest, Vol 64, Issue 40

Raghavendra s.raghu
Fri Aug 29 04:09:27 PDT 2008

Hi Andriy,

 > Date: Thu, 28 Aug 2008 20:14:24 +0300
> From: Andriy Tkachuk <andriy.tkachuk at>
> Subject: Re: Wi-Fi Protected Setup (WPS) and hostapd/wpa_supplicant
> To: hostap at
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> Ok, meanwhile I published Jouni's WPS code at 
> git://
> It already merged with latest hostap sources. Comments & patches are 
> welcome.

I tried to get source from 

was not able to access for some reason. Is it available in some other link?


> On 2008-08-20 14:54, Andriy Tkachuk wrote:
>> On Mon Jun 16 13:26:50 EDT 2008, Jouni Malinen wrote:
>>> Over the past couple of months, there have been number of questions
>>> about WPS support in hostapd/wpa_supplicant. Due to legal threats from
>>> my former employer, Devicescape Software, I temporarily removed all of
>>> the WPS implementation from hostapd/wpa_supplicant repository. I
>>> believe that Devicescape's claims are unfounded and I am currently
>>> reviewing the matter with my legal counsel. I expect to restore WPS
>>> support into hostapd/wpa_supplicant but while this review is ongoing
>>> the WPS implementation is still not available from my web site. At
>>> this point, I do not have an estimate on when the WPS support would be
>>> available in hostapd/wpa_supplicant, but my clear goal is to get this
>>> functionality into the open source project as soon as possible.
>> Hi Jouni,
>> are there any news about this?
>> Thank you.
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