[PATCH] don't bring the interface down if WoWLAN is enabled

Matteo Croce matteo.croce at canonical.com
Thu Mar 23 06:49:44 PDT 2017

2017-03-17 19:35 GMT+01:00 Dan Williams <dcbw at redhat.com>:
> At least in the systemd case, maybe just not stop the supplicant in S5?
>  There's gotta be a way to distinguish "really powering off/restarting"
> from "mostly powered off and expected to come back on a moment's
> notice", I think.

Hi Dan,

S5 is not "mostly powered off", S5 is power off.
So the only way to wake up from power off is to leave the card powered,
and wpa_s actually prevent this.


Matteo Croce
Ubuntu - Linux For Human Beings

perl -e 'for($t=0;;$t++){print chr($t*($t>>8|$t>>13)&255)}' |aplay

More information about the Hostap mailing list