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Old 10-03-2005, 08:06 AM   #1
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Connecting to WiFi


All is fine when only one cell appears in the scan results, but when more appear, how do I connect to one of them, from a CLI? not using any GUI wireless applcation

thanks
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Old 10-04-2005, 07:32 PM   #2
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Isnt that like "iwconfig ap [MAC_address_or_name]"?
 
Old 10-05-2005, 04:34 PM   #3
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you do this:

iwconfig eth1 essid "name of network"
dhclient eth1

this is assuming that the interface is up. the eth1 is whatever the name of your wireless interface is.
 
Old 10-07-2005, 02:25 PM   #4
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and of course all of this is assuming that you have wirelelss-tools installed
 
  


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