How can i make a wireless connection in the command line?
akonstam at sbcglobal.net
Fri Jul 6 14:56:54 UTC 2007
On Thu, 2007-07-05 at 18:05 -0700, Ed Landaveri wrote:
> following Manuel:
> > > You might need to change the ifcfg-ethX
> > > with something like:
> > >
> > > DEVICE=eth0
> > > USERCTL=no
> > > ONBOOT=yes
> > > BOOTPROTO=none
> > > BROADCAST=192.168.1.255
> > > NETWORK=192.168.1.0
> > > NETMASK=255.255.255.0
> > > IPADDR=192.168.1.5
> > >
> > > Then
> > > Your /etc/sysconfig/network file would be:
> > >
> > > NETWORKING=yes
> > > HOSTNAME=foo
> > > GATEWAY=192.168.1.1
> Does not work with my wlan adapter eventhough I
> configured the AP with static assignments. If I use
> dhcp it works. This is my script that I run:
> #Wireless script
> #Author: Ed Landaveri
> #Date: 06/08/2007
> iwconfig wlan0 mode Managed
> iwconfig wlan0 essid myessid
> echo $?
> Then my wlan adapter works. You can use it as a three
> separated commands or group them as a script as I did
> Linux user number 433512
> "Free as in Freedom":
Forget all that and use NetworkManagerand NetworkManagerDispatcher.
Remeber to disable init.d script network.
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