strings in config file

Jouni Malinen j
Sun Mar 8 15:23:35 PDT 2009

On Sun, Mar 08, 2009 at 10:47:44PM +0200, Dmitry Baryshev wrote:

> Is assigning an empty string to some string value in config file the
> same as not using this config parameter at all?

In general, no, these are not the same. Some parameters will probably
behave the same, but for most parameters, there is a clear difference
between setting the string to an zero-length value and not setting it at

Jouni Malinen                                            PGP id EFC895FA

More information about the Hostap mailing list