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Old 02-15-2009, 10:46 PM   #1
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Looking for a command/program to give me wifi info?

The Ubuntu distros connect to my wifi without a program, but some other distros use a WiCD Manager, and I can't seem to figure out the right configuration. Is there a program or command that'll give me all of my wifi settings while in Ubuntu so I know what they are? Thanks.
Old 02-15-2009, 10:57 PM   #2
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the command iwconfig should do what you need. I have used it to configure wireless without a GUI to finish a Debian Netinstall over wireless. Google it or look at the man page for syntax and the tools available.


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