[PATCH 1/2] Add Android socket support for control part

Jouni Malinen j
Tue Oct 18 07:31:48 PDT 2011

On Mon, Feb 28, 2011 at 10:29:48AM -0800, Dmitry Shmidt wrote:
> >> + * wpa_ctrl_cleanup() - Delete any local UNIX domain socket files that

> We tried to be "generic". Wifi-control hal is calling this function
> before wpa_supplicant
> start. It can do the proposed 'rm' operation but it will mean that it
> is aware of how to
> clean wpa_supplicant possible "mess". We wanted to call the function
> that wpa_supplicant
> is providing.

I applied this now (with the hardcoded path/prefix replaced with the
similarly to the earlier change). At least for now, this is only
available for Android builds.

Jouni Malinen                                            PGP id EFC895FA

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