[OpenWrt-Devel] [RFC][netifd]: Support for 802154 devices

Xue Liu xue.liu at dks-koeln.de
Thu Jan 12 04:14:47 EST 2017

Hi Anatoliy,

Actually I am working on it. Now I am writing a program which is similar 
with iwinfo. Later I will make some scripts like mac80211.sh and binding 
with netifd.

ci40 has already some work on it. You could have a look.

Xue Liu

On 12.01.2017 01:02, Anatoliy Atanasov wrote:
> Hey Folks,
> I saw that netifd isn't able to fully manage 802154 devices. At the 
> moment it lacks the understanding of wpan settings and definition. If 
> it would be in a separate file it would look like:
> /etc/config/wpan
> config wpan-device radio0
>             option type 'mac80215'
>             option channel '11'
>             option disabled '0' / '1'
> config wpan-iface
>             option device 'radio0'
>             option pan_id '0xbeef'
> I figured two ways to implement this.
> The approach #1 is to follow the logic in wireless.h/c which wraps 
> calls to the kernel driver in mac80211.sh & netifd-wireless.sh.
> The approach #2 is to replicate the wpan-tools code which would add a 
> dependency to libnl.
> I'm wondering which approach to follow in doing this task?
> Regards, Anatoliy
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