[Olsr-dev] My experience building olsrdv2 for openwrt

Henning Rogge (spam-protected)
Thu Oct 3 10:39:08 CEST 2013

I looked a little bit more into this, interface name seems to be allowed
nearly everything except spaces.

Most likely the config system should accept any printable character except
for space as a section name. I will work on this on Tuesday.

On Oct 3, 2013 8:59 AM, "Bastian Bittorf" <(spam-protected)> wrote:

> * Will Hawkins <(spam-protected)> [03.10.2013 09:00]:
> > Our ad hoc interfaces are configured to be named as <wireless
> > device>-<index>. For our current build, our ad hoc interfaces are named
> > wlan0-1. Because - is an illegal character in section names, we cannot
> This is really important. Normal wifi-interfaces are named in OpenWrt
> like "wlan${radio}-${vif}", e.g. for the second radio with the second
> virtual interface it is named "wlan1-1". virtual interfaces are e.g.
> adhoc+ap together (we call it 'hybrid') on one physical radio.
> I'am really curious to make a test on real hardware and a real
> (large) network, still preparing collecting the testdata (for comparing)
> in the old networks.
> bye, bastian
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