WPA_SUPPLICANT as a Service: Is there information on Installing, starting, etc.?
George S. Lockwood
gslockwood at gmail.com
Tue Aug 22 09:54:26 EDT 2006
Thanks for your note about the new windows Readme re: wpasrv.
1. The Service reads the NIC adaptor's GUID from the "interfaces"
registry value. Correct?
So any NIC change to a user's machine MUST somehow be reflected there.
2. RE: SDDL strings: the requirement is for this to be in the config
file that the wpa_supplicant.exe uses? But not in the service????
what am I not understanding?
On 8/20/06, George S. Lockwood <gslockwood at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hello all,
> Is there information on How To Install WPA_SUPPLICANT as a Windows Service?
> All I have found in VS2005 is a .net solution for creating and
> installing a Windows Service. Does any know about a C++ (unmangaged)
> project, help, document, tutorial on creating & mananging one's own
> Windows Services?
> Further, has anyone taken the suggestion in the WPA_SUPPLICANT's
> README file to use it as a service in windows?
> I assume once it is installed it, one can use the standard, service
> manager code to start, stop, restart, enable, disable it...
> thanks so much,
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