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create_ap

Create an AP (Access Point) at any channel.

  • Create an open network with no passphrase:

create_ap {{wlan0}} {{eth0}} {{access_point_ssid}}

  • Use a WPA + WPA2 passphrase:

create_ap {{wlan0}} {{eth0}} {{access_point_ssid}} {{passphrase}}

  • Create an access point without Internet sharing:

create_ap -n {{wlan0}} {{acces_point_ssid}} {{passphrase}}

  • Create a bridged network with Internet sharing:

create_ap -m bridge {{wlan0}} {{eth0}} {{access_point_ssid}} {{passphrase}}

  • Create a bridged network with Internet sharing and a pre-configured bridge interface:

create_ap -m bridge {{wlan0}} {{br0}} {{access_point_ssid}} {{passphrase}}

  • Create an access port for Internet sharing from the same WiFi interface:

create_ap {{wlan0}} {{wlan0}} {{access_point_ssid}} {{passphrase}}

  • Choose a different WiFi adapter driver:

create_ap --driver {{wifi_adapter}} {{wlan0}} {{eth0}} {{access_point_ssid}} {{passphrase}}