Question on hostapd conf file

Shvedov Yury yshvedov
Tue Jun 10 05:27:54 PDT 2014


As I know, you need to have 3 configuration files with several SSID's 
configuration in each. You can specify all the files in command 
arguments list of one hostapd daemon.

Anyway you are free make experiments before asking. =)

On 06/10/2014 04:28 PM, Balaramulu Paduchuri wrote:
> Hi all,
> I have a AP which has 3 wireless interfaces ( wlan0, wlan1, wlan2) and 
> each interface can support 16 SSIDs.
> Do we need to have as many hostapd.conf files as number of interfaces 
> or one conf file can be used to specify configuration for all 3 
> interfaces.
> If multiple hostapd.conf are to be used, can one hostapd daemon read 
> all configuration files or does it require as many hostapd daemons as 
> number of configuration files?
> Thanks,
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Kind regards
Yury Shvedov

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