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HOSTAPD_CLI(1)		hostapd	command-line interface		HOSTAPD_CLI(1)

NAME
       hostapd_cli - hostapd command-line interface

SYNOPSIS
       hostapd_cli [-p<path>] [-i<ifname>] [-a<path>] [-hvB] [command..]

DESCRIPTION
       This manual page	documents briefly the hostapd_cli utility.

       hostapd_cli is a	command-line interface for the hostapd daemon.

       hostapd	is  a  user  space  daemon for access point and	authentication
       servers.	 It implements	IEEE  802.11  access  point  management,  IEEE
       802.1X/WPA/WPA2/EAP  Authenticators  and	 RADIUS	authentication server.
       For more	information about hostapd refer	to the hostapd(8) man page.

OPTIONS
       A summary of options is included	below.	For  a	complete  description,
       run hostapd_cli from the	command	line.

       -p<path>
	      Path to find control sockets.

	      Default: /var/run/hostapd

       -i<ifname>
	      Interface	to listen on.

	      Default: first interface found in	socket path.

       -a<path>
	      Run  in  daemon  mode  executing the action file based on	events
	      from hostapd.

       -B     Run a daemon in the background.

       -h     Show usage.

       -v     Show hostapd_cli version.

COMMANDS
       A summary of commands is	included below.	 For a	complete  description,
       run hostapd_cli from the	command	line.

       mib    Get MIB variables	(dot1x,	dot11, radius).

       sta <addr>
	      Get MIB variables	for one	station.

       all_sta
	      Get MIB variables	for all	stations.

       help   Get usage	help.

       interface [ifname]
	      Show interfaces/select interface.

       level <debug level>
	      Change debug level.

       license
	      Show full	hostapd_cli license.

       quit   Exit hostapd_cli.

SEE ALSO
       hostapd(8).

AUTHOR
       hostapd_cli was written by Jouni	Malinen	<j@w1.fi>.

       This  manual page was written by	Faidon Liambotis <faidon@cube.gr>, for
       the Debian project (but may be used by others).

hostapd_cli			April  7, 2005			HOSTAPD_CLI(1)

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