I uploaded this as a merge request and I tested the resulting package and I can 
confirm that it fixes the issue for adapters based on the following chipsets:
ath9k, rtl8812au, rtl88x2bu and rtl8821cu

** Patch removed: "wpasupplicant.patch"
   
https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/wpasupplicant/+bug/1867908/+attachment/5338339/+files/wpasupplicant.patch

** Description changed:

- Some Realtek wifi adapters like 88x2bu kept asking for a password when
- MAC address randomization was enabled.
+ Some wifi adapters kept asking for a password when MAC address
+ randomization was enabled.
  
- I reported this to Realtek, and they gave me the attached oneliner patch
- for wpa_supplicant, which fixes the issue.
+ I reported this to Realtek, and they gave me a patch for wpa_supplicant,
+ which fixes the issue.
  
- I asked Realtek to report this upstream to wpasupplicant. I don't yet
- know if they'll do it, but it certainly won't be in time for Focal.
+ I asked Realtek to report this upstream to wpasupplicant, and they did,
+ the commit is:
+ http://w1.fi/cgit/hostap/commit/?id=7546c489a95a033c78331915fcdfa0e6fd74d563
  
- So I'm attaching the patch here, in case it makes it for Focal.
+ It would be very nice to cherrypick that for Focal.
+ 
+ I uploaded it as a merge request below, and I tested that it fixes the issue 
with adapters based on the following chipsets:
+ ath9k, rtl8812au, rtl88x2bu and rtl8821cu

** Summary changed:

- Patch for MAC randomization
+ Fix RTM NEW/DELLINK IFLA_IFNAME copy for maximum ifname length

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  Fix RTM NEW/DELLINK IFLA_IFNAME copy for maximum ifname length

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