Wifi at the Luci web interface
e9hack at gmail.com
Fri May 19 06:00:16 PDT 2023
Am 19.05.2023 um 13:16 schrieb Daniel Golle:
> On Fri, May 19, 2023 at 10:11:39AM +0200, e9hack wrote:
>> I face a strange behaviour. If I compile hostapd with openssl, the Luci web interface shows both wifis (2.4G+5G) as active and shows connected stations. If I compile hostapd with wolfssl, the Luci web interface shows only the 5G wifi as active and shows connected stations. The 2.4G wifi is shown in gray. On the network->wireless page, the radio for 2.4G is marked as 'Device is not active'. The SSID's are marked as 'disabled'. This occurs on a ASUS AX53U and a TP-Link WDR3600 router. The 2.4G wifi is running and stations are connected. Hostapd is build with the internal radius server activated. The setup for 2.4G is 8 wifi's with encryption wpa3, wpa3-mixed, sae and sae-mixed.
>> How does Luci retrieve the wifi information?
> You are probably missing rpcd-mod-iwinfo
/usr/lib/rpcd/iwinfo.so is available.
The output for 5G is correct. If I change hostapd between the two versions without a reboot, 2G is shown as expected for openssl but not for wolfssl.
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