[maemo-users] [maemo-users] WPA-PSK: hex key vs. passphrase

From: Kalle Valo Kalle.Valo at nokia.com
Date: Wed Dec 14 10:55:26 EET 2005
On Tue, 2005-12-13 at 21:07 -0800, ext Dimitris Kogias wrote:
> I'm running several APs, a mix of open and WPA-PSK.  I tried to connect
> the 770 to one of the WPA-PSK APs, using the hex key, but, based on the
> AP's log, it failed WPA aythentication.


> I'm assuming that the connection manager interprets the key string for
> WPA-PSK as a passphrase.  Is there any way to have it interpreted as a
> hex key instead?

As Patrik already mentioned, it's not possible at the moment. But I'm
curious why you use WPA-PSK with hex key because I haven't heard anyone
using it before. Could you please describe your setup and the reasons
why you chose hex key?

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