Community update: GSM firmware, 850MHz experiment, GTA02 progress

Richard Reichenbacher richard5 at
Mon Dec 10 09:03:56 CET 2007

Marcin Juszkiewicz wrote:
> Dnia poniedziałek, 10 grudnia 2007, Richard Reichenbacher napisał:
>> I am a student at the University of Arizona and work for the IT
>> department.  We have one of the worlds largest Cisco Radius wifi setups
>> in the world.  Our main wifi network uses wpa enterprise with peap
>> authentication and the equifax secure certificate for loging in.
>> Currently, we are unable to find a cell phone that will work with our
>> network.  None of them support wpa enterprise with peap authentication.
>> Is there any chance that the GTA02 will support this?
> For connecting to WPA networks WPA Supplicant [1] is used. Currently it 
> supports few EAP-PEAP modes:
> EAP-PEAP/MSCHAPv2 (both PEAPv0 and PEAPv1)
> EAP-PEAP/TLS (both PEAPv0 and PEAPv1)
> EAP-PEAP/GTC (both PEAPv0 and PEAPv1)
> EAP-PEAP/OTP (both PEAPv0 and PEAPv1)
> EAP-PEAP/MD5-Challenge (both PEAPv0 and PEAPv1)
> If you are able to connect to that network with Linux laptop then you 
> should be able to connect with GTA02. 
> I do not know does WiFi driver was tested with encryption yet.
> 1.
We have been able to connect perfectly with any distro and 
Network-Manager.  It's actually much easier to do it in Linux than in 
Windows.  The issue is that most companies don't see wpa-enterprise as a 
necessity for a cell phone.  Unfortunately our setup is become very 
popular among other college campuses and wifi capable cell phones are 
becoming more popular among college students.

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