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MAC address spoofing

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I've successfully spoofed my MAC address on HTC Sensation using
ip link set wlan0 XX:XX:XX:XX:XX:XX
But the problem is that I can not connect to any network after this. LogCat says:
04-26 00:20:08.752: W/wpa_supplicant(14564): [EAP-MSG] EAP wpa_supplicant_check_sim@475: eap_methods not available
If I restart Wi-Fi interface using settings or with cmmands
busybox ifconfig wlan0 down
busybox ifconfig wlan0 up
MAC address resets to its default value. May be there is a way to restart wpa_supplicant separately? I have no ideas, so all thoughts are welcome.

P.S. With spoofed MAC address I can not even connect to open networks. Unfortunately I can not provide a logcat for that case.
16th May 2012, 06:23 PM |#2  
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Did you manage to make it?
3rd June 2012, 08:33 PM |#3  
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I've encountered just the same problem. Waiting for a solution...
18th July 2012, 01:32 PM |#4  
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Nope, I did not solve this problem.

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