[PATCHv2] hostapd: reload bss mac files on SIGUSR2
Wed Jun 13 02:15:23 PDT 2012
On Mon, Jun 11, 2012 at 10:13:57AM +0200, Antonio Quartulli wrote:
> > Once you have ctrl_iface in place, using it to reload a specific part of your
> > configuration should make for a better interface consistency, IMHO. Especially
> > so since ctrl_iface now supports SET/GET of arbitrary configuration
> > parameters. One advantage of ctrl_iface is that it can report failure (e.g.
> > file not found, parsing failure) to the ctrl_iface client.
> Well, that's true. But here I do not want to change any params, but I just want
> to ask hostapd to re-read the files that it has read at startup. Moreover this
> should probably be doable even if the ctrl_iface has not been activated.
> Anyway, I'll think about that. Thank you for your feedback!
Well, in the end I think it could be ok to use SIGUSR2..If the others agree I
would leave it as is.
Jouni? what do you think about it?
..each of us alone is worth nothing..
Ernesto "Che" Guevara
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