Timestamp format in wpa_supplicant

Jouni Malinen j at w1.fi
Tue Nov 6 23:16:39 EST 2007

On Tue, Nov 06, 2007 at 02:16:31AM +0000, Soh Kam Yung wrote:

> I find the current wpa_supplicant timestamp format (<seconds from
> 1970>.<microseconds>) a bit 'unfriendly'.

Maybe for humans, but it is quite 'friendly' for portability and
execution speed..

> An option to display the timestamp in 'human readable format' (for
> example, YYYY-MM-DD HH:MM:SS) would be helpful.

I would expect it to be trivial to just pipe the debug output through a
simple perl (etc.) script and convert the UNIX timestamp to whatever
format would be useful for the task at hand.

Jouni Malinen                                            PGP id EFC895FA

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