WPS support in wpa_supplicant
Fri Aug 29 07:14:09 PDT 2008
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Raghavendra [mailto:s.raghu at samsung.com]
> Sent: Friday, August 29, 2008 3:45 AM
> To: Chuck Tuffli; hostap at lists.shmoo.com
> Subject: Re: WPS support in wpa_supplicant
> I applied wps patch(dated 15th August 2008) against
> wpa_supplicant-0.5.10. I successfully compiled it. I am using marvell
> driver gspi8686. I am enabling wpa_supplicant as below.
> ./wpa_supplicant -Dwext -ieth0 -c./wpa.conf -w -ddd
> I have following doubts:
> 1. Whether I need AP that supports WPS or Is there a way to test
> without using AP?
Yes, you will need an AP that support WPS. Many vendors support WPS at
this point, but I have had good luck with the DLink DGL-4500 and the
> 2. Whether I should change something in gspi8686 driver?
The two kernel driver changes I needed to make were to pass the WPS IE
in the probe response back to the supplicant and include the WPS IE in
the probe request and association request packets.
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