wireless lan problem
gayleard at eircom.net
Tue Mar 25 15:29:56 UTC 2008
Osama Mahdi wrote:
> but if the device is not in up state, why when I used ( iwlist scan ) I
> was able to find many networks? I think that mean the device is
> definetly up but it could not connect to the wireless network.
Certainly the device must be up if iwlist scan returns something.
I only thought it was not up because you said ifup failed.
> do u know the system file where the wireless encoding configuration is
> stored? I think this will help solving my problem.
I think it depends very much if you are using NetworkManager or not.
If you are not, then the information is stored
(in your case), I believe.
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