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Old 07-25-2006, 10:03 AM   #1
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starting wireless at boot up

I downloaded madwifi for 2 of my distros and it works fine. However, when I boot up a distro, I have to type either dhclient ath0 or dhcpcd ath0 to get it running (depends on the distro). Is there a way to make it do this automatically?
Old 07-25-2006, 11:42 AM   #2
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You can edit some script during init process.

Slack-> edit init script for network (I do not remember what exact script is)

Debian and offsprings -> edit ifup/down (pump?) config file (/etc/network/....)
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I changed the thread title to better reflect your problem. This thread has also been moved to Linux Wireless Networking so that it get more exposure.


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