wpa_cli is not passing DISCONNECTED event to the wpa_action script

Samitha Wijedasa samitha.wijedasa
Fri Jul 5 11:55:01 PDT 2013

can see that the wpa_cli which is running in the daemon mode
correctly detecting the CONNECTED event from wpa_supplicant daemon
and pass it to the action script, but I cannot see DISCONNECTED is
passed to the wpa_action script even though the wpa_supplicant
log has reported several DISCONNECTED events. According to the
literature, these two events must be detected by the wpa_cli which is
in daemon mode by default. My concern is why it does not detect

10624 root????? 1184 S??? grep wpa 
27541 root????? 3484 S??? wpa_supplicant -B -P /var/run/wifi-wlan1.pid -D nl80211 -i wlan1 -c /var/run/wpa_supplicant-wlan1.conf 
27560 root?????? 552 S??? wpa_cli -p /var/run/wpa_supplicant-wlan1 -a /var/run/wpa_action-wlan1 -B 
31986 root????? 1196 S??? sh -c /var/run/wpa_action-wlan1 wlan1 CONNECTED 
31987 root????? 1196 S??? /bin/sh /var/run/wpa_action-wlan1 wlan1 CONNECTED 
-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
URL: <http://lists.shmoo.com/pipermail/hostap/attachments/20130705/4fd6e156/attachment.htm>

More information about the Hostap mailing list