wpa_supplicant fails for WPS mode

Jouni Malinen j
Thu Mar 19 11:13:22 PDT 2009

On Thu, Mar 19, 2009 at 07:07:46PM +0530, Jagadish Murugan wrote:

> I am currently porting WPS for an embedded platform and am using
> wpa_supplicant to learn the WPS protocol. I am using the windows version of
> WPS and VC++ for the development environment. I have been able to use
> wpa_supplicant (version 0.6.8) to connect using WPA, but it fails in WPS
> mode (both PBC & PIN method).
> I see the following logs on "Event History" window:
> Trying to associate with (AP's BSSID)
> Authentication with (AP's BSSID) timed out

Which WLAN card and driver are you using? The driver may not support the
special association parameters (no security with WPA-Personal AP) needed
for WPS.

Jouni Malinen                                            PGP id EFC895FA

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