hostapd: Reading the signal of individual STAs

Henrik Brix Andersen brix
Sat Aug 27 04:00:19 PDT 2005

On Fri, 2005-08-26 at 10:02 -0700, Jean Tourrilhes wrote:
> 	With hostapd, I believe you are always in Master mode. In this
> case, the scanning API (iwlist scan) should give you that (amongst
> other things). You should also get the same information in the /proc
> filesystem. Well, if it no longer works, we need to fix it...
> 	If the interface is in Ad-Hoc, you have to use iwspy (which is
> a tiny bit tricky). In Managed mode you are out of luck.

The `iwlist wlan0 scan` command did the trick. Thank you.

Henrik Brix Andersen <brix at>
Gentoo Metadistribution | Mobile computing herd
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