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02-23-2009, 01:35 PM
Bug#497695: iwlwifi: roaming between access points does not work
On Sep 03, Marco d'Itri <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> I am using WEP and need to roam between two access points. This does not
> work anymore (it worked fine with ipw3945) and when I hit this condition
> I need to remove and reload the driver.
It turned out that new style wifi drivers need wpa_supplicant *even* for
normal WEP operations.
Maybe this should be documented somewhere.