[PATCH 3/3] Enable wildcards (*) in BSSID lists

Matthias May matthias.may at neratec.com
Tue Jan 6 02:45:38 EST 2015


On 15/12/14 13:38, Johannes Berg wrote:
> On Mon, 2014-12-15 at 13:24 +0100, Stefan Tomanek wrote:
>> In many context it seems suitable not just to enumerate a group of mac
>> addresses, but to use wildcards (ca:ff:ee:*:*:*).
> Maybe an actual mask notation like for IP addresses would be worthwhile:
>
> ca:ff:ee:0:0:0/24
> ca:ff:ee:0:0:0/0:0:0:ff:ff:ff
>
> or something like that.
>
> johannes
>
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I'm not sure why my previous response didn't make it to the list...
AFAIK dd-wrt already has the same functionality as a patch in their tree:
https://github.com/mirror/dd-wrt/blob/master/src/router/hostapd-20120910/patches/120-mac_mask.patch


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