Question about P2P persistant groups

Jouni Malinen j at
Mon Oct 18 11:41:36 EDT 2010

On Mon, Oct 18, 2010 at 02:32:22PM +0200, Fabien Marotte wrote:
> I saw that the persistant group infos are not saved if I kill and 
> restart wpa_supplicant. So I wonder if it's a missing feature or a 
> choice to do that.

You need to enable configuration file updates for that to work (add

> If it is a choice does it means that a higher level application should 
> manage persistant group infos (eg connman or NetworkManager) ?
> In that case, what is the API function to retrieve group info and set it 
> again ? p2p_group_add ? (even if I don't think this is the right function)

These are stored as network configuration blocks, but it may not be that
easy to retrieve them (or well, especially the passphrase part).

Jouni Malinen                                            PGP id EFC895FA

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