supplicant: Turn ignore_auth_resp into u16 and treat as percentage?

Jouni Malinen j at
Sun Feb 5 11:41:30 PST 2017

On Tue, Jan 24, 2017 at 10:20:25AM -0800, Ben Greear wrote:
> I notice the ignore_auth_resp is a boolean that can be used to make supplicant
> ignore EAPOL pkts it receives.  Any opinions on turning this into a 16-bit variable
> and using it to represent a percentage (0 == never, 0xFFFF == always) to allow
> supplicant to drop just some of the EAPOL pkts received?

I'm not sure this is really the best approach. I'd rather remove
ignore_auth_resp completely and focus on ext_mgmt_frame_handling and
ext_eapol_frame_io to enable more complex test cases where various
frames are to be lost, modified, or delayed.
Jouni Malinen                                            PGP id EFC895FA

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