Getting scan result using wpa_supplicant
j at w1.fi
Fri Nov 14 16:20:07 EST 2008
On Fri, Nov 07, 2008 at 10:29:02AM +0530, Raghavendra wrote:
> I am using wpa_supplicant-0.5.9. I am using both wpa_cli and wpa_supplicant
> My doubt here is, assume a wi-fi zone with 20 or 30 active APs. In this
> wi-fi zone if we use wpa_supplicant and wpa_cli, wpa_supplicant will return
> 15/16 AP information to wpa_cli. We will not get complete scanned result of
> all (20 or 30) the APs in the wi-fi zone.
> So I would like to know is there a way to get all the active (20 or 30) AP
> information in a wi-fi zone? If so how can i get all 20 or 30 active AP
> information using wpa_cli?
wpa_supplicant 0.6.3 added a new ctrl_interface command BSS to allow
this to be done. Please take a look at wpa_gui_qt4 in the current 0.6.x
branch for an example (ScanResults::updateResults() function).
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