[Winpcap-users] Adapting WinPcap’s functionality for connecting to Wi-Fi access points (APs).

Bryan Kadzban bryan at kadzban.is-a-geek.net
Thu Jul 13 21:42:59 GMT 2006

George S. Lockwood wrote:
> Hello all,
> I'm investigating WinPcap's functionality for 9x, NT, 2000, XP, and
> perhaps Vista.
> Do you know if it (WinPCap) can or anyone has adapted it to for
> connecting to Wi-Fi access points (APs).  I see the PacketRequest
> function which appears to allow one to access the NIC to do whatever
> the OIDs will let us.
> Before I try I thought I'd ask.  Is this already somewhere in the
> existing functionality or is someone else possibly using this library
> to provide this area of use??

wpa_supplicant's Windows port uses winpcap to manage the association,
program temporal keys into the driver, etc.  Look into its driver_ndis.c
and driver_ndis_.c files.
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