[OpenWrt-Devel] [PATCH] mac80211: pass hostapd control socket to mesh-mode supplicant

Sven Eckelmann sven.eckelmann at openmesh.com
Fri Apr 13 05:34:28 EDT 2018

On Freitag, 13. April 2018 01:41:31 CEST Daniel Golle wrote:
> Unlike when operating in Ad-Hoc mode, we apparently need to pass the
> hostapd control socket interface to wpa_supplicant when using 802.11s
> mesh mode.
> There also seems to still be something wrong with the logic setting
> channel and (v)htmode parameters when using AP + mesh...

I haven't tested the current state but this was basically breaking encrypted 
mesh + AP (AP never came up). Problem was the code (OpenWrt specific) in 
wpa_supplicant which called STOP_AP via this socket.

Kind regards,
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