Wireless problem in Fedora13
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Fri Jun 25 01:47:30 UTC 2010
On Thu, 2010-06-24 at 18:24 -0700, Thomas Taylor wrote:
> I've tried both using NetworkManager and traditional (ifup) methods
> but can't get associated with my wireless router except in Gnome. The
> router (Linksys WRT54G) is set to not broadcast ESSID. I can see it
> with iwlist wlan0 scan but only Gnome will associate with it.
> Any comments or suggestions gladly accepted.
Since you say any suggestions... start broadcasting the ESSID. Hiding
it doesn't protect anything, *at* *all*. It *never* has, and it *never*
well. But it certainly makes finding and selecting the right access
point to use harder than it needs to be.
[tim at localhost ~]$ uname -r
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