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<refpurpose>WPA Graphical User Interface</refpurpose>
<arg>-p <replaceable>path to ctrl sockets</replaceable></arg>
<arg>-i <replaceable>ifname</replaceable></arg>
<arg>-m <replaceable>seconds</replaceable></arg>
<para>wpa_gui is a QT graphical frontend program for interacting
with wpa_supplicant. It is used to query current status, change
configuration and request interactive user input.</para>
<para>wpa_gui supports (almost) all of the interactive status and
configuration features of the command line client, wpa_cli. Refer
to the wpa_cli manpage for a comprehensive list of the
interactive mode features.</para>
<title>Command Arguments</title>
<term>-p path</term>
<listitem><para>Change the path where control sockets should
be found.</para></listitem>
<term>-i ifname</term>
<listitem><para>Specify the interface that is being
configured. By default, choose the first interface found with
a control socket in the socket path.</para></listitem>
<term>-m seconds</term>
<listitem><para>Set the update interval in seconds for the signal
strength meter. This value must be a positive integer, otherwise
meter is not enabled (default behavior).</para></listitem>
<listitem><para>Start program in the system tray only (if the window
manager supports it). By default the main status window is
<listitem><para>Run program in the quiet mode - do not display tray
icon pop-up messages.</para></listitem>
<title>See Also</title>
<para>wpa_supplicant is copyright (c) 2003-2015,
Jouni Malinen <email></email> and
All Rights Reserved.</para>
<para>This program is licensed under the BSD license (the one with
advertisement clause removed).</para>