ctrl_iface not configured

Jouni Malinen j
Sun Aug 10 01:01:41 PDT 2014

On Fri, Aug 08, 2014 at 03:38:41PM +0530, Nithin Chakravarthi wrote:
>  I have hostapd 2.2 running on Ubuntu 12.04

Which WLAN driver are you using?

> wlan1: AP-ENABLED
> wlan1: Setup of interface done.
> ctrl_iface not configured!
> It says AP enabled. But it is not detected by any other device

As far as hostapd is concerned, that AP interface was enabled
successfully. The "ctrl_iface not configured!" message can be ignored

Jouni Malinen                                            PGP id EFC895FA

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