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Old 04-14-2006, 10:28 PM   #1
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getting ip w/ wifi


after a day or so messing around with it i finally got my laptop connected to my wireless network, encryption and all. except for one thing(and this is probably a very noob-ish question)... now that im connected to the network how do i pickup an ip?
 
Old 04-14-2006, 10:37 PM   #2
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Code:
dhcpcd interface_name
example:

Code:
dhcpcd ath0
Scott
 
Old 04-14-2006, 10:37 PM   #3
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try
Code:
dhcpcd wlan0
or whatever your wifi is called (assuming you use dhcp), otherwise:
Code:
ifconfig wlan0 xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx
if you use static ip
 
Old 04-14-2006, 11:00 PM   #4
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dhcpcd works beautifully, thank you!
 
  


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