Support for 802.1x-2010?

Jouni Malinen j
Fri Aug 14 13:55:06 PDT 2015

On Wed, Jul 15, 2015 at 12:11:14PM +0530, Samir S wrote:
> I see on master, the function ieee802_1x_mka_decode_announce_body() is
> empty. I guess that means that the Network Announcement handling
> functionality is not yet implemented. Or is it available on another branch?

What you see in the master branch is what is available.

> Would you accept pull requests if I were to add this functionality?

I don't normally (well, ever) use pull requests with hostap.git, but
sure, if you can send a patch (inline in a message to this mailing list
would be preferred) which meets the top level CONTRIBUTIONS file
expectations, sure, I would consider applying it.

> Regarding the EAPOL SUPP state machine implementation - that too has
> changed quite a bit in 2010. Any ongoing work with regards to that change?
> Or do you think it won't make a significant difference with regards to
> interop success between 2004 supplicant(+ network announcement support) and
> a 2010 authenticator.

I'm not aware of either ongoing work in this area or interop issues.

Jouni Malinen                                            PGP id EFC895FA

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