How to get ssid of interface in ap mode?

Jouni Malinen j at
Sat Aug 4 17:48:23 EDT 2012

On Thu, Jul 19, 2012 at 03:25:51PM -0300, Beat Meier wrote:
> Trivial question but I don't find the solution not even with iw-3.5 :-(
> How can I get the ssid of an interface in ap mode with hostap_cli or iw?
> I'm using debian hostap 0.7.3.

I don't think this is exposed through hostapd control interface in
0.7.3. With the current version (1.0 or newer), you can get this from
"hostapd_cli get_config" output.

Jouni Malinen                                            PGP id EFC895FA

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