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hostapd: user space IEEE 802.11 AP and IEEE 802.1X/WPA/WPA2/EAP Authenticator

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hostapd information

Current version:
Medium Urgency

Upstream connections


This project is the upstream for three utilities: hostapd - daemon for WPA authentication and security on networks. wpa_supplicant - WPA client service for authenticating to encrypted networks. wpagui - GUI application for controlling wpa_supplicant

Bug supervisor: no
Bug tracker: no
Branch: no

There are no registered releases for the hostap ⇒ trunk.

Download files from current release (1:0.7.3-4ubuntu1.1)

File Size SHA-256 Checksum
hostapd_0.7.3.orig.tar.gz 1.1 MiB 31eb2781f37e1a4c27969d1594f8019c0ca87779349c099ab812833289961567
hostapd_0.7.3-4ubuntu1.1.debian.tar.gz 19.0 KiB ce16d904003c7763e6a4b8056fdedb372a485f0b07152a5072756e27e64a5b3a
hostapd_0.7.3-4ubuntu1.1.dsc 2.2 KiB 4b7f14c2226a4045c36a1ccf04455e2070d0b2a52b18ee2af912253712e6ecc3

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