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hostapd: execute a command when there is new connection established

I need to start an arbitrary daemon when at least one WiFi network connection exists (from clients). And stop an arbitrary daemon when there is no more connections to this AP. How to do it ...
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IEEE 802.11:deauthicated due to local deauth request Respberry pi 2 jessie

I am trying to make hotspot using Raspberry Pi 2. I have followed a video tutorial in which I have completed all steps successfully. I use TL-WN722N router. Actually I'm facing an issue is that when ...
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“iw” and some of its commands do not return any output

I've been trying to set up my ARM based computer so that it becomes a hotspot and a client at the same time. However all of the information I've found about such functionality mention the iw command ...
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Why am I not able to ping any host?

I'm running AP with hostapd and dnsmasq. Here's my dnsmasq.conf cache-size=0 port=53 domain-needed server=8.8.8.8 no-resolv no-hosts interface=wlan1 bind-interfaces dhcp-lease-max=640 ...
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Dnsmasq strange behaviour

I'm running AP with hostapd and dnsmasq. Here's my dnsmasq.conf cache-size=0 port=53 domain-needed server=8.8.8.8 no-resolv no-hosts interface=wlan1 bind-interfaces dhcp-lease-max=640 ...
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Raspberry Pi Captive Portal

So there is a lot of information out there about Captive portals, a little less for the RPi. To put it simple, I'm not able to get it working. What I'm looking for specifically is getting a pop-up ...
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Raspberry Pi iptables not working without active eth0

I just work on a AcessPoint, hosted from my Raspberry Pi B+. When a cable is plugged in on the eth0 adapter it all works fine. If someone connect to my AP, they will be redirected to the webserver, ...
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hostapd cannot set channel for Kernel driver

I try to setup a Raspberry Pi as a router following the tutorial given here. OS is Raspbian. ifconfig gives: eth0 Link encap:Ethernet HWaddr b8:27:eb:b2:e9:eb inet addr:192.168.178.46 ...
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Can I setup my Linux PC to broadcast two different Wi-Fi networks using only one adapter?

I found that my OpenWrt enabled router can broadcast two Wi-Fi networks, one bridged to the WAN port and the other bridged to the LAN ports, both working. As is shown below: Screen snapshot of my ...
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hostapd client associates, does not receive IP address

I'm trying to set up my raspberry pi to use a realtek 8192eu wireless card but without much luck. I have compiled hostapd and the 8192eu driver. The bridge is set up using /etc/network/interfaces; the ...
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802.11N in TP-LINK TL-WN722N

I'm using usb dongle TL-WN722N as Acess Point on my Raspberry Pi B 2. It works as AP but I can't get 802.11N speeds to work. My max Bit Rates is 65 Mb/s. Is this correct? sudo iw list: Wiphy phy0 ...
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Hostapd - bridge lan + wireless

I'm trying to setup a LAN network on enp1s0 (other computers should be able to connect via this interface to the network) and wlp0s20u1 (wireless access point). There is also a othet interface that is ...
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Which is the most minimal hostapd configuration which is going to work with common devices?

I have a home network, whose access point uses hostapd, which I compile from source. Which is the most minimal configuration which would guarantee connectivity to typical home devices ...
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Access point with two wireless cards on linux

I am using my RaspberryPi running Raspbian to set up a wifi access point with two wireless cards. One of the two cards is a high-gain one, so it should work as some sort of repeater. I am following ...
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Hostapd no internet on server

I have setup local "hotspot" on my machine running Debian Jessie. I followed some instructions after which neither of tutorials worked for me. In the end I discovered I had a whitespace (I think) in ...
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hostapd fails with deauth on raspberry pi

I have several issues. Starting with the fact that I am not the strongest linux admin, I can do file maintenance and some other stuff like grep, tail and so forth. I have a failure with hostapd. I ...
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Hostapd does not process HTTPS trafic from ppp0

I setup router server with hostapd 2.3 which works perfectly with eth0 -> wlan0 configuration. But if I'm switching config to ppp0 -> wlan0, then clients connected to wlan0 can access only to HTTP ...
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Hostapd sending ssid but not authenticating

I am running several Raspberry Pis as WiFi access points. I just added a new one using the same config as the previous ones: after boot, it transmits an SSID but gives an authentication fail for a ...
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How to get status information from hostapd?

I want to get status information from hostapd. I want to know how many wifi-devices connected, what is mac address, ip and session for each device. It will be nice to get notification if new user ...
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How to override wifi broadcast speed limit?

In the 802.11 protocol broadcast happens at minimum speeds (usually 1 Mbps) since there is no ACK system to know if the packet has been delivered successfully. But I want to broadcast a video stream ...
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hostapd & dnsmasq Obtaining IP forever

I'm trying to set up a wireless access point using hostapd and dnsmasq but I can't get it to work. The AP works, but when I try to connect to it gets stuck on "Obtaining IP address". I see the ...
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Where does device mode and state output come from, and how do I disable it?

Whenever I change my wlan broadcasting details with hostapd I get some output like this: [ 6706.929857 ] device wlan0 entered promiscuous mode [ 6707.986991 ] br0: port 2(wlan0) entered forwarding ...
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Hostapd doesn't work consistently to set up access point

I'm running hostapd on an embedded linux system with the following config file: interface=wlan0 ssid=adhoctest wep_key0="12345" channel=1 hw_mode=g driver=nl80211 But it only works some of the ...
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hostapd + Ubuntu 14.04 Driver Issue for TL-WN725N v2

I recently purchased a TL-WN725N v2 usb dongle so that it may be used for my Ubuntu virtual machine. My Ubuntu installation seemed to install the correct drivers when plugging in the usb dongle ...
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Cannot install Hostapd in Porteus (Slackware)

I’m trying to install hostapd (to share laptop’s Wi-Fi) into Porteus (I guess it’s a slackware based distro). I’ve tried usm -s hostapd, it said: driver_nl80211.c:21:31: warning: ...
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How do I reach devices on a DIY wireless access point? (different subnet)

The wireless component of my router started suddenly flaking and dropping connections, so I improvised a WAP from an old netbook, wired to this router. I'm very ignorant about networking so I'm sure ...
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wpa_supplicant commands on openwrt

I'm trying to port a program to openwrt. Everything works fine except wpa_supplicant. I have connected to it using wpa_cli and i have discover that for many commands such as 'scan', 'scan_results', ...
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Hostapd. Devices disassocated even before connected

I am trying to create an Access Point with Hostapd in my laptop, which is running Debian 7.6 (wheezy). The laptop intended to be the AP is connected to the Internet via Ethernet (eth0) with static IP ...
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Seamless wifi Handover with Ubuntu and network cards

I am trying to do an experiment using two ubuntu server machines. They are running ubuntu 12.04 and wifi adapters are connected. I made them wifi hotspots using hostapd. Now I have two access points ...
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Raspbian - Can't spoof a MAC address through HostAPD

I'm trying to let my Raspberry Pi function as an access point, but I keep running into some problems. Specifically when it comes to spoofing the MAC address. The purpose is to create a Nintendo 3DS ...
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Wi-Fi Adapter to use for 5GHz hostapd?

I am currently trying to use hostapd to create a 5GHz Wi-Fi network. I have tried using the adapter mentioned in this post from Newegg, but I had the problem referenced in the post (I have become ...
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How to setup access point that will work with newer devices (iPhone 5s, latest iPad, etc)

Basically I've got an access point up and running and I can see the network on my the devices I've tested (iPhone 4S, 5S, new iMac and very old iMac), cannot connect to any device other than iPhone ...
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Is there a way to setup a hotspot with a domain name rather than IP address?

Basically I've setup a hotspot and its currently being accessed through an IP address. I'd like to use a hostname instead. This is for internal use only, meaning the ODROID device which is being used ...
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TL-WN725N Access-Point on ArchLinux + Hostapd

I bought a TL-WN725N v2 wifi usb dongle for my Raspberry. Amazon read it would work out of the box but it didn't. So I followed several tutorials to have the driver working. Now the problem is to ...
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IP forwarding from one interface to another on Debian 7

Background The Debian 7 that I run has the following interfaces wlan3 == Internet connection 85.5.48.64/24 wlan2 == act as an AP (hostapd) 192.168.5.1/24 I run the following settings on the ...
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How does wlan interface receive 802.11 management frames?

From what I have read, hostapd (its used for creating a wifi access-point) creates a mon0.wlan0 interface to send and receive wifi management frames ...
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clients can't connect to hostapd on raspberry pi

I can't get any device (Win7, Win8 or Android) to connect to my poor man's wireless access point (raspberry pi + rtl8192cu chipset USB adapter (Belkin N300 micro) + hostapd + dnsmasq). After ...
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Stability problems with hostapd 0.7.3 on Ubuntu 12.04 x64 running kernel 3.2.0-58-generic with TP Link WN822N

I am running hostapd 0.7.3 on Ubuntu 12.04 x64 (kernel 3.2.0-58-generic) with two USB WLAN sticks. The first one is a D-Link DWL-G122 and it worked perfectly for a year to let the machine work as a ...
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How and why is this ubuntu system getting an ipv6 address?

I'm currently playing with hostapd. My current network configuration (well the relevant bit anyway) is a Asus RT N56U as a primary router (its at 192.168.1.1 on ipv4), and a ubuntu 12.04 server x86 ...
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Hostapd requires manual restart for devices to connect

I am currently setting up a WiFi hotspot for the padres using their NAS with WiFi card. Setup: Ubuntu 13.10 Hostapd is bridged with eth0 (br0), and works great if manually restarted sudo service ...
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really disable power save in linux wifi

I've got a laptop with an Intel Corporation Centrino Advanced-N 6205 [Taylor Peak] (rev 34) (using iwlwifi kernel module). Although power_save (a module parameter) is disabled, I can see 802.11 ...
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How can i setup multiple access points with multiple wifi cards on linux

I've got an old PC with debian on it, which works as some kind of router. It is set up as wireless access point using hostapd. I want to setup multiple access points, one on old wifi card with 2.4hz, ...
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How to set and adhoc network between my phone and laptop with static ip

I want to establish a adhoc connection between my laptop running debian wheezy with my android nexus 7 tablet. What I have done is installed hostapd in my laptop with this configuration. ...
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How to create bridge with hostapd

I want to bridge traffic between wired eth and WiFi interfaces in the same PC. WiFi interface I want to operate as access point. I use hostapd for it. Using brctl I create bridge and add eth0 ...
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How to use NAT iptables rules for hostapd

My PC is equipped with two net interfaces - wlan0 and eth0. I want to use WiFi port as access point on wlan0. So i use hostapd facility and it works properly in routing mode in local network. Users ...
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Creating WiFi Access point on a single interface in Linux

I am trying to create a WiFi hotspot or an access point on my Linux laptop. I am using Opensuse Kde 12.3. I found out a software called hostapd which lets you create hotspot but it requires two ...
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How do I use a single wireless adapter for both an access point and client on raspberry pi?

I have been able to create a wireless access point (on my raspberry pi) using a usb wifi dongle using hostapd on wlan0. What I would like to be able to do is have the access point be on some virtual ...
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Setting up a hotspot with hostapd

I've been using the steps described here to set up a wireless hotspot: How to turn my Linux netbook into WiFi AP But when I type: /etc/init.d/hostapd start on the commande line, I get the reply ...
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Debian Wheezy, hostapd running but no AP detected by clients

I've an TL-WN951N (AR5416+AR5008) using ath9k module running an hostapd and a dhcp for it. So hostapd starts fine: $ hostapd wifi.test Configuration file: wifi.test Using interface int1 with hwaddr ...
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Problems setting TL-WN951N (AR5416/AR5008) into Master mode

I recently bought a TL-WN951N PCI card, it gets detected right and the module being used is ath9k. When trying to set it to master mode however, it prints: $ iwconfig int1 mode master Error for ...