[maemo-users] network priority and autoreconnect (OS2008)

From: Jesper Cheetah mail at jespercheetah.dk
Date: Fri Jan 18 17:38:45 EET 2008
On Fri, Jan 18, 2008 at 07:08:27AM +0200, Kalle Valo wrote:
> "ext Joshua Layne" <joshua at willowisp.net> writes:
> > The biggest problem for me is that if I am connected to my phone (say, on
> > my commute...) it keeps the phone connection even if the Home wireless
> > network is available.  Same is true of the work network, although the work
> > network never autoconnects.  The real problem here is it drains my phone
> > battery unnecessarily when a WLAN is available.
> >
> > I have no problem editing configuration files by hand, but is this even
> > possible?  It is really a source of irritation for me.
> Our current software implementation does not support this, not even
> with some tweaking. Sorry.

I believe I have seen wpa_supplicant for the N800 somewhere (probably
OS2007 at that time). Wouldn't that work, with the regular network
selection set to a dummy AP?

Jesper Cheetah <mail+maemo at jespercheetah.dk>

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