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Old 10-16-2010, 01:37 AM   #1
geekvikrant
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Post wi fi not working on rhel


hi i want to run wi fi on my laptop on rhel 5
i can configure the wi fi on ubntu 9.04 but iam not able to do on rhel

i have only:
ip address
router address
dns server address
network key

i have entered all but iam not able to ping from my router.

one person(pryag_pjs) help me in this matter but ...........wi fi not working.
plz tell me step by step procedure.

now what to do?
plz tell me step by step

may be there are chances that i have entered information in the wrong fields because when i open network -configuration wizard and when click on new/wireless after that it asks a lot of thing, iam not sure about network mode choosen by me..............all like that
but one thing happen that ultimately when i click on activate button it gets activated
but still not pinging from router

Last edited by geekvikrant; 10-16-2010 at 01:44 AM.
 
Old 10-16-2010, 02:06 AM   #2
yooy
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there should not be much to configure on client side. Check if nm-applet show your network SSID and try to connect.
In terminal:iwconfig, ifconfing, lspci and lsusb show more informations.

There is no need to set IPs and DNS if router is configured with DHCP.
 
  


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