wpa_supplicant support for ifup
Dominik 'Rathann' Mierzejewski
dominik at greysector.net
Wed Mar 15 01:02:07 UTC 2006
On Wednesday, 15 March 2006 at 00:02, Michael H. Warfield wrote:
> On Tue, 2006-03-14 at 12:26 -0500, Bill Nottingham wrote:
> > Harald Hoyer (harald at redhat.com) said:
> > > What do you think about the attached patch to ifup-wireless? Works for me :)
> > This should really be done in NM.
> Some of us would prefer to avoid being plagued by NM. It
> (wpa_supplicant) works just fine, independent of NM and I've just got it
> hooked in the bottom of the ifup scripts as they describe doing on the
> project site. So far, I haven't found a problem that NM solves for me
> and a few that it creates for me. NM and wpa_supplicant should each be
> optional and orthogonal to each other.
Personally, I find NM quite troublesome and the named dependency puts me
off immensely. Why the hell do I need to install a domain name server(!)
on a laptop? I'm sticking with ifup/ifdown for the time being.
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