hostapd source package in Precise

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 MD5 Checksum
hostapd_0.7.3.orig.tar.gz 1.1 MiB 91a7c8d0f090b7104152d3455a84c112
hostapd_0.7.3-4ubuntu1.1.debian.tar.gz 19.0 KiB 7dd4de4ebd85946a8647a5058d9d912d
hostapd_0.7.3-4ubuntu1.1.dsc 2.2 KiB 0be8871ebf1755da74c971ba598886d4

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