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Wifi on, in which file?

Discussion in 'Tomato Firmware' started by eRd12, Jan 21, 2008.

  1. eRd12

    eRd12 LI Guru Member

    Do you know where I can find (in which file) the option which turn wifi enabled at startup? I want to modify it to off. I need the situation that after reboot the radio will be disabled (now it is on automatically) and later (if I want) i could switch it on by ses button. Maybe I could use any short init script?
  2. FRiC

    FRiC LI Guru Member

    Just disable wifi in basic/network?
  3. eRd12

    eRd12 LI Guru Member

    Yes I want to get this disabled after rebooting, but automatically without my interference.
  4. Kiwi8

    Kiwi8 LI Guru Member

    In that case, just set the Access Restriction to disable wireless for all day every day. Then whenever u want wireless just enable it manually.
  5. LLigetfa

    LLigetfa LI Guru Member

    The OP has a good point. For the router to come up in the "most secure" mode by default, it should default to radio off, even after a factory reset. If someone has physical access to the reset button, it is easy to disable WiFi security with just a push of a button. Also, a router setup as an AP reset to factory would turn on the DHCP server, something that one may not want to see show up on a network with external DHCP server.
  6. FRiC

    FRiC LI Guru Member

    Ah, I think the "enable wireless" option actually remembers its state between reboots, instead of always on or always off. Maybe you can put "wl radio off" in a startup script?

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