[RFC 0/2] P2P: allow sharing configuration for P2P mgmt interface

Arend van Spriel arend at broadcom.com
Mon Dec 1 06:57:02 EST 2014


The dedicated P2P management interface aka P2P_DEVICE has some issues when
it uses the same configuration as the main interface. These were addressed
by the commit mentioned below:

  commit c16a7590cfe76d5895ac70ef711e5b0b384f7aa6
  Author: Ilan Peer <ilan.peer at intel.com>
  Date:   Mon Sep 2 15:41:00 2013 +0300

     wpa_supplicant: Add a configuration file for the P2P_DEVICE parameters

The P2P_DEVICE interface is automaticallly by wpa_supplicant and as such
it feels strange that the user should be aware. Hence this series aims to
resolve the issues and allowing use of a single configuration file.

Posted for comments. Recent post by Michal Kazior [1] solves the networks
config issue in a different way.

[1] http://mid.gmane.org/1417422989-23911-1-git-send-email-michal.kazior@tieto.com

Arend van Spriel (2):
  wpa_supp: ignore networks config for dedicated P2P management
    interface
  wpa_supp: unset p2p_disabled configuration for p2p management
    interface

 wpa_supplicant/config.h         |  4 +++-
 wpa_supplicant/config_file.c    |  5 ++++-
 wpa_supplicant/config_none.c    |  3 ++-
 wpa_supplicant/config_winreg.c  |  5 +++--
 wpa_supplicant/wpa_supplicant.c | 12 ++++++++----
 5 files changed, 20 insertions(+), 9 deletions(-)

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1.9.1



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