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Old 08-18-2008, 02:30 PM   #1
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Connecting Backtrack to the internet

I am trying to connect to the internet using Backtrack 3. My wireless adapter (WMP54G Linksys, Ralink chipset) is detected, but I cannot find any APs nearby. I used KWiFiManager, but I cannot find any wireless routers. I tried it with Ubuntu, and can successfully connect to my router.

iwconfig (sorry I cannot copy the output because I can't save anything to my USB drive on Backtrack):

lo no wireless

wlan0 RT61

eth0 no wireless
eth1 no wireless
Old 08-18-2008, 03:35 PM   #2
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iwlist wlan0 scan
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Originally Posted by Agrouf View Post
iwlist wlan0 scan
wlan0 Failed to read scan data: Device or resource busy
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You may need to make an entry in '/etc/network/interfaces'.


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