Query: can wpa_supplicant set up an ad-hoc network

Holger Schurig hs4233
Thu Oct 15 23:28:07 PDT 2009

> with a Marvell wifi driver.

Which one, a Marvell specific one or the one that is included in 
the kernel?

> Could this be a problem with the kernel, driver
> or wpa_supplicant?


(Couldn't resist, as the question here is way too broad)

> As a test, I have disabled wpa_supplicant and used iwconfig to
> setup the ad-hoc network and this appears to work.

That's better :-)

Run wpa_supplicant with "-ddt" and provide the log to the mailing 
list. Also run "iwevent" at the same time. And send this too. 
Maybe we can tell then more.


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