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Date:      Sat, 7 May 2011 16:59:11 -0500
From:      Adam Vande More <>
To:        Yuri <>
Subject:   Re: How to specify ssid to ifconfig if it begins with '0x'?
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On Sat, May 7, 2011 at 2:52 PM, Yuri <> wrote:

> ifconfig(8) says:
> The SSID is a string up to 32 characters in length and may be specified a=
> either a normal string or in hexadecimal when preceded by =910x=92.
> But what if ssid actually begins with ASCII 0x?
> 'ifconfig wlan0 list scan' shows that my ssid is 0x000. Specifying "ssid
> \\0x000" doesn't help. How to specify SSID beginning with 0x?


Adam Vande More

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