keyboard repeating and mouse freezes with wpa_supplicant

Jouni Malinen j
Sat Apr 28 01:14:20 PDT 2012

On Fri, Apr 27, 2012 at 08:16:01PM +0100, Z? wrote:
> so when running wpa_supplicant and when typing sometimes characters
> are repeated like i continued pressing the same keyboard key, also
> mouse sometimes appears to freeze.
> I have talked with realtak developers about this issue and they say
> this can be related with realtek driver, and its strange that it only
> happens when wpa_supplicant is running.

Sounds like a driver issue, i.e., something going wrong in the kernel..
A user space program like wpa_supplicant would be very unlikely to cause
something like that.
Jouni Malinen                                            PGP id EFC895FA

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