Milestone 5 'Calling All Stations' Release

Philip Rhoades phil at
Wed Feb 4 22:38:31 CET 2009


Al Johnson wrote:
> On Wednesday 04 February 2009, Philip Rhoades wrote:
>> Thanks for the info but I got stuck trying to run my wlan uptime script
>> - there is no eth0 and I can't see how to enable wifi on this setup . .
> You need to use the dbus interface to request the wifi resource. 
> If you want to use the cli to enable it you'll need to use SetResourcePolicy 
> to change from 'auto' to 'enabled' to turn it on, then back to 'auto' or 
> 'disabled' to turn it off.

Can you spell out the command and syntax?:

dbus-send ? mdbus ?

Why is this not available from the GUI?


Philip Rhoades

GPO Box 3411
Sydney NSW	2001
E-mail:  phil at

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