[hostapd] Heng from Malaysia
Tue Feb 5 18:42:07 PST 2008
On Mon, Feb 04, 2008 at 02:48:02PM +0000, Heng Fook Yau wrote:
> I can't find /etc/init.d/hostapd after i make install. How i going to start the hostapd daemon?
That sounds like a Linux distro specific startup file. It is not part of
the hostapd source code package and as such, 'make install' does not
> Which of the following in .config file is correct? The (1) or (2)?
> My driver path is /usr/src/madwifi-0.9.3.1
> (1) CFLAGS += -I/usr/src/madwifi-0.9.3.1
> (2) CFLAGS += -I../usr/src/madwifi-0.9.3.1
> How to use the hostapd command? Example, I want to start the daemon background, $hostapd -B <configuration file(s)>.
> What should I type for the file name?
Which file name? The configuration file?
You can run hostapd, e.g., with hostapd -B /etc/hostapd.conf
(assuming you put the configuration file in /etc directory)
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