wpa drops out

Darren Pilgrim dmp at bitfreak.org
Tue Aug 23 09:59:03 GMT 2005


From: loader
> James Snow <snow+freebsd-current at teardrop.org> writes:
>> On Fri, Aug 12, 2005 at 04:51:16PM -1000, Randy Bush wrote:
>>> fwiw, i have been seeing the following:
>>>   o system fine with wpa managing ath0, associated, no wep ...
>>>   o lose association
>>>   o does not regain it
>>>   o kill wpa and restart it
>>>   o it associates and things take off again
>>
>> I've been having this same trouble. The problem goes away if I 
>> configure the SSID, WEP, etc. manually via ifconfig.
> 
> I met the same problem on my 6.0-BETA2 box, 
> WEP worked fine, but WPA dropped out very often.
> I'm also running on the device ath0. Does this
> occur on other kinds of wireless adapter?

Same/Similar issue here with iwi.  Associates fine, then the connection
dies after a period of time, but dhclient does not exit.  Usually this
occurs when cvsup is right in the middle of updating.



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