wpa_supplicant fails to connect to mesh network

Jouni Malinen j at w1.fi
Sun Oct 9 06:51:40 PDT 2016

On Fri, Oct 07, 2016 at 12:29:39PM -0500, Nathan Price wrote:
> I ensured the default wpa_supplicant wasn't running then ran the newly
> compiled version.  I launched wpa_supplicant with the following:
> $ sudo /usr/local/sbin/wpa_supplicant -d -Dnl80211 -iwlan0 -c
> /etc/wpa_supplicant/wpa_supplicant.conf
> After launching wpa_supplicant, I run "$ sudo iw dev wlan0 mpath
> dump", but I have no peers.  While running, wpa_supplicant constantly
> does a scan and reports "Avoiding join because we already joined a
> mesh group".  It's finding the ssid of my mesh, but it won't join.

Can you share the full debug log from wpa_supplicant showing this?

Jouni Malinen                                            PGP id EFC895FA

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