[PATCH v5 4/4] hostapd: add Automatic Channel Selection (ACS) support

Luis R. Rodriguez lrodriguez at qca.qualcomm.com
Thu Jul 28 13:12:43 EDT 2011


On Thu, Jul 28, 2011 at 10:07 AM, Pavel Roskin <proski at gnu.org> wrote:
> On 07/26/2011 07:19 PM, Luis R. Rodriguez wrote:
>> @@ -1736,7 +1736,18 @@ struct hostapd_config * hostapd_config_read(const char *fname)
>>                               errors++;
>>                       }
>>               } else if (os_strcmp(buf, "channel") == 0) {
>> -                     conf->channel = atoi(pos);
>> +                     if (os_strcmp(pos, "acs_survey") == 0) {
>> +                             conf->channel = 0;
>> +                     } else
>> +                             conf->channel = atoi(pos);
>
> It would be nice to enable ACS also if "channel" is not set at all.  It
> may look strange from the point of view of the code authors.  However,
> it makes sense from the point of view of the end user.  If something is
> not specified, the driver should be able to make a reasonable choice by
> itself.

Sure, patch welcomed.

 Luis


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