hostapd/wpa_supplicant - new development release v0.5.0

Olivier Blin oblin at
Tue Dec 27 07:49:31 EST 2005

Henrik Brix Andersen <brix at> writes:

>> Do you mean that this would be another package in addition to
>> wpa_supplicant and hostapd tarballs? wpa_ctrl.[ch] is shared by both
>> programs. This shouldn't require much work on the side of building a
>> library from wpa_ctrl.c and creating a package of needed files.
> Exactly. I think a separate library which would be used by hostapd and
> wpa_supplicant - and 3rd party network configuration utils - would be
> a nice addition.

Agreed, I'd be interested as well (for Mandriva's wireless utility),
and this may be useful for NetworkManager as well.

Olivier Blin - Mandriva

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