Subject: Re: wpa_supplicant and linksys wrt54gl
To: Sam Leffler <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Rui Paulo <email@example.com>
Date: 01/20/2007 19:49:55
On 20 Jan 2007, at 19:26, Sam Leffler wrote:
> Rui Paulo wrote:
>> On 20 Jan 2007, at 12:55, haad wrote:
>>> This week I bought new linksys wrt54Gl router.
>>> My laptop has ipw card.
>> Unfortunately, wpa_supplicant won't work with ipw because the ipw
>> doesn't work correctly with the net80211 stack.
> I circulated mods for the freebsd version that overhauled the
> driver to
> more properly integrate w/ net80211 but got zero feedback so lost
> interest. wpa worked but because of firmware bugs it was very
> Given the cost of minipci cards that do b/g it's really hard to get
> inspired about improving support for legacy cards like this.
> Separately we should verify that wpa_supplicant dtrt when a driver
> marked as WPA-capable. I suspect it does not which is the root
> cause of
> user confusion.