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Package wpa_supplicant

WPA/WPA2/IEEE 802.1X Supplicant


wpa_supplicant is a WPA Supplicant for Linux, BSD and Windows with support
for WPA and WPA2 (IEEE 802.11i / RSN). Supplicant is the IEEE 802.1X/WPA
component that is used in the client stations. It implements key negotiation
with a WPA Authenticator and it controls the roaming and IEEE 802.11
authentication/association of the wlan driver.

Version: 2.10

See also: wpa_supplicant-gui.

File Formats

wpa_supplicant.conf configuration file for wpa_supplicant

System Administration

eapol_test EAP peer and RADIUS client testing
wpa_background Background information on Wi-Fi Protected Access and IEEE 802.11i
wpa_cli WPA command line client
wpa_passphrase Generate a WPA PSK from an ASCII passphrase for a SSID
wpa_priv wpa_supplicant privilege separation helper
wpa_supplicant Wi-Fi Protected Access client and IEEE 802.1X supplicant