wpa_gui has no support for the new id_str option

Kel Modderman kelrin
Wed Aug 2 22:48:41 PDT 2006

On Thursday 03 August 2006 13:40, Jouni Malinen wrote:
> On Thu, Aug 03, 2006 at 12:03:52AM +1000, Kel Modderman wrote:
> > Felix Homann has noticed[0] that, when he uses wpa_gui to control
> > wpa_supplicant behaviour and the "update_config=1" option is used, not
> > only are all comments removed (as expected) but so are the 'id_str'
> > options for each network. The 'id_str' option provides the underpinning
> > for a roaming daemon that can be started by scripts in the debian
> > wpasupplicant package.
> Thanks for reporting this! I had forgotten to add couple of new
> configuration variables, including id_str, into the list of things to
> write into the configuration when update_config=1 is used. This is now
> fixed in CVS. 

Awesome, will test out the (tiny) diff.

> This is in no way specific to wpa_gui, i.e., the same 
> thing can be reproduced with 'wpa_cli save_config'.

I thought it may have been a generic problem, but wasn't sure. Thanks very 
much for the quick fix!


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