HowTo , Connecting wlan0 when in Single user mode

Tom H tomh0665 at
Fri Aug 13 22:24:26 UTC 2010

On Fri, Aug 13, 2010 at 6:12 PM, Patrick O'Callaghan
<pocallaghan at> wrote:
> On Fri, 2010-08-13 at 14:42 -0700, JD wrote:
>> On 08/13/2010 12:58 PM, binarynut at wrote:
>> >    Fc12, X86_64
>> >
>> > While in Single User mode, how do I start wlan0 to connect to a WEP
>> > Router .
>> >
>> > Eth0 is not available in this application.
>> service wpa_supplicant start
>> wait a few minutes for the wpa supplicant to sync up with router
>> then
>> service network start
> Wonderful. Now one responder told him to use NetworkManager and you've
> just told him to use something incompatible with NM. Unless there's
> clear evidence that NM is causing him problems, this is only going to
> lead to headaches down the road.

I missed the "use NM" email. Does NM work in single-user mode?!

wpa_supplicant isn't needed to wep anyway.

More information about the users mailing list