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wlan_acl - MAC-based ACL support for 802.11 devices



      wlan_acl - MAC-based ACL support for 802.11 devices


      device wlan_acl


      The wlan_acl module implements a MAC-based access control plugin for use
      with 802.11 devices operating as an access point.  The wlan_acl module is
      an 802.11 access control plugin module for use with the wlan(4) module.
      This module is automatically loaded if an application configures an
      access control policy for an 802.11 device operating as an access point.
      wlan(4), ifconfig(8)


      More information can be found in the IEEE 802.11 Standard.


      The wlan_acl driver first appeared in FreeBSD 6.0.


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