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Re: Possible fix for wpa_supplicant(8) WPA re-key lossage

On Tue, 22 Apr 2008 22:54:46 +0200
Pierre Pronchery <> wrote:

> Everytime I load a "heavy" web page (most Wikipedia entries are
> enough), the link gets lost (and for other users of the network as
> well). It then says it times out looking up 00:00:00:00:00 and
> connects again after a minute or two.
> I am using NetBSD/amd64 from an hour ago, with a wpi card.
I lose connections -- "fatal firmware error" -- very frequently with a
wpi on amd64 card under heavy traffic conditions.  I haven't tried WPA;
I see the failures with WEP and cleartext connections.

                --Steve Bellovin,

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