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Old 09-14-2005, 03:16 PM   #1
Registered: Feb 2005
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Wireless card wont start after reboot !

I just installed my wireless card successfully, but when i put the encryption on it wont connect it only connects when i take the wep off. Every time i want activate the card i have to go ifdown ifup..... Is there a way around it for it automaitcly be able after every restart to log in. and is there any good application that will let me swich around networks even tho they are encrypted, i only tryed KWIFImananger and that didnt work to well.
Old 09-15-2005, 08:09 AM   #2
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What distribution are you using? What kind of network card do you have and how are you driving it? (ndiswrapper?) Have you installed wireless-tools?



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