path: root/hostapd/hostapd.conf
diff options
Diffstat (limited to 'hostapd/hostapd.conf')
1 files changed, 4 insertions, 0 deletions
diff --git a/hostapd/hostapd.conf b/hostapd/hostapd.conf
index 3d5c5e2..d943a43 100644
--- a/hostapd/hostapd.conf
+++ b/hostapd/hostapd.conf
@@ -1926,6 +1926,10 @@ own_ip_addr=
# - is not the same as the MAC address of the radio
# - is not the same as any other explicitly specified BSSID
+# Alternatively, the 'use_driver_iface_addr' parameter can be used to request
+# hostapd to use the driver auto-generated interface address (e.g., to use the
+# exact MAC addresses allocated to the device).
# Not all drivers support multiple BSSes. The exact mechanism for determining
# the driver capabilities is driver specific. With the current (i.e., a recent
# kernel) drivers using nl80211, this information can be checked with "iw list"