Disable probe request using broadcast ("") SSID.

Jouni Malinen j
Wed Nov 9 06:05:03 PST 2011

On Tue, Nov 08, 2011 at 08:08:49AM +0100, Lars Ericsson wrote:
> I have not found any configuration tag to disable wpa_supplicant form
> probing using empty SSID. For an older version I have created a patch
> that disable the empty probing. When moving to 0.7.3, I was hoping
> that this had been added as a configuration parameter. So far I not
> found any such parameter.

Did you submit that patch?

> Is there a way to disable broadcast probe requests ?

No, I don't think there is any way of doing that in the current
implementation apart from potentially with ap_scan=2 mode.

Jouni Malinen                                            PGP id EFC895FA

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