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authorJouni Malinen <j@w1.fi>2015-09-04 22:04:29 (GMT)
committerJouni Malinen <j@w1.fi>2015-09-04 22:04:29 (GMT)
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Make it clearer that ap_scan=2 mode should not be used with nl80211
Add more details into configuration comments and a runtime info message if ap_scan=2 is used with the nl80211 driver interface. Signed-off-by: Jouni Malinen <j@w1.fi>
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1 files changed, 3 insertions, 1 deletions
diff --git a/wpa_supplicant/config_ssid.h b/wpa_supplicant/config_ssid.h
index 1c63e51..7ef326c 100644
--- a/wpa_supplicant/config_ssid.h
+++ b/wpa_supplicant/config_ssid.h
@@ -225,7 +225,9 @@ struct wpa_ssid {
*
* scan_ssid can be used to scan for APs using hidden SSIDs.
* Note: Many drivers do not support this. ap_mode=2 can be used with
- * such drivers to use hidden SSIDs.
+ * such drivers to use hidden SSIDs. Note2: Most nl80211-based drivers
+ * do support scan_ssid=1 and that should be used with them instead of
+ * ap_scan=2.
*/
int scan_ssid;