wireless events (maybe off topic)
jt at bougret.hpl.hp.com
Mon May 5 16:50:12 EDT 2003
Peter De Cleyn wrote :
> I would like to configure some extra events in the HostAP driver code
> that can be catched in a user space application. Using the
> wireless_send_event call, I allways receive wlan0 (WE) : Invalid/Unknown
> Wireless Event. Looking at the code of wireless.c, there is mentioned that
> I should register a description for my events. Can someone tell me how I
> should do this or where I can find more info about doing such things?
You are supposed to use IWEVCUSTOM for that, and pass it an
ASCII string (avail in WE-15). If you think it's something truly
generic, then you need to talk to me about that. But, most likely the
event is already available or you can get the info differently.
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