new wpa_supplcant and hostapd coming

Rui Paulo rpaulo at fnop.net
Tue Jun 12 12:47:44 UTC 2007


At Tue, 12 Jun 2007 11:43:24 +0200,
Henrik Brix Andersen wrote:
> 
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> On Sun, Jun 10, 2007 at 09:19:23PM -0700, Sam Leffler wrote:
> >  I plan to import new versions of these programs.  The 0.5.8 version of 
> >  wpa_supplicant does not work with the ndis support in the kernel.  I've 
> >  requested help fixing this for many months w/ no response.  If noone steps 
> >  up to fix it I plan to commit the new wpa_supplicant w/o ndis support.
> 
> In order to avoid regressions in the forthcoming 7.0 release would it
> be an option to import the latest 0.4.x versions of wpa_supplicant and
> hostapd instead? Then wait with the 0.5.x import until we have ndis
> support working with the 0.5.x branch?

The problem is: 0.5.x also brings bugfixes in some scenarios.

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Rui Paulo


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