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Re: [alpine-user] Launching udhcpc through wpa_cli actions

From: PICCORO McKAY Lenz <>
Date: Mon, 14 Jan 2019 11:48:20 -0400

i have also some related problems configuring my wifi.. in my case
passwordless ssid wifi!

at cli when i try to use the device said to me "device busy", network
manager can scan but said "device not ready"

El lun., 14 de ene. de 2019 a la(s) 11:38, Gert de Best (

> Hi All,
> The wiki says:
> With the above configuration, udhcpc will only run once at boot. If the
> Wifi isn't available then, or the network changes in between, it needs to
> be notified. This is done through the wpa_cli action script in
> /etc/wpa_supplicant/
> rc-update add wpa_cli boot
> But when I do this I get the next error messages when rebooting:
> Failed to connect to non-global ctrl_ifname: (nill) error: No such file or
> directory
> - Start-stop-deamon: failed to start /sbin/wpa_cli
> - Failed to start wpa_cli
> - Error: wpa_cli failed to start
> Can anyone point me in the right direction to fix this?
> Thanks in advance
> Gert.

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