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authorJouni Malinen <jouni@qca.qualcomm.com>2012-05-11 13:25:47 (GMT)
committerJouni Malinen <j@w1.fi>2012-05-11 13:25:47 (GMT)
commit3bc462cb88e0ffa2fe5b891b7539eb39757a5315 (patch)
tree8df810190c15168725eb29c20cf9e612daa8a3aa /wpa_supplicant/README-P2P
parent1cbe86e2d6d2b5a7d072093ce1a94082b4b3f472 (diff)
P2P: Add option for Provision Discovery before GO Negotiation
This is a workaround for interoperability issues with some deployed P2P implementations that require a Provision Discovery exchange to be used before GO Negotiation. The new provdisc parameter for the p2p_connect command can be used to request this behavior without having to run a separate p2p_prov_disc command. Signed-hostap: Jouni Malinen <jouni@qca.qualcomm.com>
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1 files changed, 6 insertions, 1 deletions
diff --git a/wpa_supplicant/README-P2P b/wpa_supplicant/README-P2P
index 090b3a9..1011fd8 100644
--- a/wpa_supplicant/README-P2P
+++ b/wpa_supplicant/README-P2P
@@ -119,7 +119,7 @@ join-a-group style PD instead of GO Negotiation style PD.
p2p_connect <peer device address> <pbc|pin|PIN#> [display|keypad]
[persistent|persistent=<network id>] [join|auth]
- [go_intent=<0..15>] [freq=<in MHz>]
+ [go_intent=<0..15>] [freq=<in MHz>] [provdisc]
Start P2P group formation with a discovered P2P peer. This includes
optional group owner negotiation, group interface setup, provisioning,
@@ -155,6 +155,11 @@ Negotiation.
"freq" can be used to set a forced operating channel (e.g., freq=2412
to select 2.4 GHz channel 1).
+"provdisc" can be used to request a Provision Discovery exchange to be
+used prior to starting GO Negotiation as a workaround with some deployed
+P2P implementations that require this to allow the user to accept the
p2p_group_add [persistent|persistent=<network id>] [freq=<freq in MHz>]
Set up a P2P group owner manually (i.e., without group owner