Re: bcm43xx with WPA
Paul TT <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> On Wed, 1 Feb 2006 15:26:37 +0000 (UTC)
> Joerg Sommer <email@example.com> wrote:
>> I tried to use the bcm43xx driver with wpa, but it does not work. I've
>> applied the patch from
>> and loaded the new module, but wpa_supplicant reports "operation not
>> # iwconfig eth1
>> eth1 IEEE 802.11b/g ESSID:off/any Nickname:"Broadcom 4306"
>> Mode:Managed Frequency=2.472 GHz Access Point: Invalid
>> Bit Rate:54 Mb/s Tx-Power=off
>> RTS thr:off Fragment thr:off
>> Encryption key:off
>> # wpa_supplicant -i eth1 -Dwext -c /etc/wpa_supplicant.conf
>> ioctl[SIOCSIWAUTH]: Operation not supported
> What version of wpa_supplicant are you using????
> i'm happy with wpa_supplicant v0.5.0 and bcm43xx and WPA or WEP or WPA2
I build a new package of v0.5.x, but it does not work (same message).
How do you bring your interface up? How do you call wpa_supplicant? Run
you other commands?
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