> On Oct 25, 2015, at 12:58, NGie Cooper <yaneurab...@gmail.com> wrote:
>> On Oct 25, 2015, at 12:54, NGie Cooper <yaneurab...@gmail.com> wrote:
>> I’ll need to double-check the rcorder and get back to you on that.
> Answering this part: nope. devd still gets started after netif on my branch,
> so it’ll still start hostapd twice:
> $ rcorder `make -VFILES SRCCONF=/dev/null`
Ok, this is really not making sense from a design perspective. `ifconfig_<foo>`
is being overloaded for starting up hostap’s (even though ifconfig itself
doesn’t support hostap — only `wlanmode ap`). I don’t understand why it was
done this way instead of just creating additional variables for
`hostapd_<foo>`, similar to `ifconfig_<foo>` (other than maybe, it simplified
things because `_ifconfig_getargs` could be used to grab the variables from
`ifconfig_<foo>` — but it seems like a kludge to me).
I’d need to boot up FreeBSD on one of my PC laptops to confirm what the
behavior is (the earliest I will likely be able to do this is later on today).
$ grep -r hostap sbin/ifconfig/
sbin/ifconfig/ifconfig.8:.Cm hostap ),
sbin/ifconfig/ifconfig.8:.Xr hostapd 8
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