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Old 10-01-2006, 07:58 PM   #1
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wireless linux not connecting to router pc, windows wireless works

i have a slackware 10.2/ pc running rc.firewall script from easy firewall generator web site

wired pc's can wan and lan, windows wireless can wan and lan

i have a wireless slackware laptop that cant network at all, it networked fine before i switched to the router pc, dns has been added to resolv.conf

rc.local follows, gw below is eth1 of the router pc

/usr/local/sbin/wpa_supplicant -Bw -Dndiswrapper -iwlan0 -c/etc/wpa_supplicant.conf
/sbin/ifconfig wlan0 up
/sbin/route add default gw
/sbin/iwconfig wlan0 mode Managed
/sbin/iwconfig wlan0 key restricted s:xxxxxxxxxxxxx

cant ping anything but itself

i can post more information as necessary, thanks
Old 10-01-2006, 08:59 PM   #2
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i shutdown the laptop and turned it back on, works fine now, seems the wireless nic got messed up with the wap when i redid the networking with the router pc


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