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    SubjectRe: wpa supplicant/ipw3945, ESSID last char missing
    On Thu, Oct 05, 2006 at 11:42:41AM -0600, Erik Andersen wrote:
    > On Thu Oct 05, 2006 at 12:43:57PM -0400, Jeff Garzik wrote:
    > > Wireless Extensions has reached end-of-life, and so we only need to
    > > support what's out there in wide distribution.
    >
    > Hmm, so what is going to replace it? I was messing about with my
    > old powerbook G4 titanium, trying to make wpa_supplicant work
    > when I realized the airport/orinoco driver used for my powerbook
    > can't handle WPA since that apparently requires at least WE-18.
    > I started looking into what it would take to teach the orinoco
    > driver about WE>=18. But I suppose there is no point in my
    > looking further if WE is heading to the great bit-bucket in the
    > sky.

    Driver fixes to support later WE versions are still welcome.
    Information on supporting WPA for that driver will still be needed
    for cfg80211.

    Thanks,

    John
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    John W. Linville
    linville@tuxdriver.com
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