Documentation support for hostapd and wpa supplicant

Jan Ceuleers jan.ceuleers
Sun Jan 5 23:20:15 PST 2014

On 01/06/2014 02:38 AM, Sheriff Manzoor wrote:
> Hi,
>     I am new to hostapd and wpa supplicant concept.  Is there any
> documentation for the hostapd and wpa supplicant? Is there any
> specification that it has to follows? 
> I have come across the IEEE802.11 standard. Is these standard
> implemented in the hostapd and wpa supplicant?

Please visit

The documentation, in increasing amounts of detail, is contained in:

- the hostapd and wpa_supplicant pages at the above website;
- the README files linked to there;
- the sample configuration files included in the distribution;
- the source code.

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