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How can I persistently prevent a wireless interface using wpa_supplicant in roaming mode from connecting to a particular open network foo?

This doesn't work:

$ sudo wpa_cli
> blacklist 00:11:22:33:44:55

Nor does the following:


allow-hotplug wlan0
iface wlan0 inet manual
  wpa-roam /etc/wpa_supplicant/wpa_supplicant.conf


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You can set the option disabled=1 in the corresponding network entry in wpa_supplicant.conf. This will prevent wpa_supplicant from automatically connecting to the network (it'll still try to connect to it if you specifically ask it to do so).

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