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Re: wpasupplicant_0.4.8-1 problem



On Tue, Apr 04, 2006 at 04:33:59PM -0700, L.V.Gandhi wrote:
> On 4/4/06, Christopher Nelson <chris@cavein.org> wrote:
> 
> > Just out of curiosity, have you connected to an open access point?  Or
> > at tried?  That part looks like it whould work.  The only different
> > thing I have in my network block is the line:
> >         auth_alg=SHARED
> > right before my key.  I don't know that would work or not.  If it
> > doesn't, the problem is beyond the scope of my comprehension of the
> > subject, sorry.
> 
> At present I don't have an acess to open access point. As such the
> things work without wpasupplicant, I do not want to meddle with things
> beyond my machine.

Fair enough.
 
> > > How wpasupplicant is started in the new scheme of things?
> >
> > I believe wpasupplicant is started with ifup now, instead of being
> > started seperately in init.d -- but don't quote me on that, I don't have
> > a very good understanding of how the new wpasupplicant works.
> >
> > > entry in
> > > /etc/network/interfaces is sufficient?
> >
> > It is for me, at least.
> I fell wpasupplicant is not called. Something is missing in my system
> which calls wpasupplicant.

Then I must apologise, but the problem is beyond the scope of my
understanding.

-- 
Christopher Nelson -- chris@cavein.org
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