[kwlug-disc] command line wireless configuration
danijolk at yahoo.com
Fri Apr 20 21:59:39 EDT 2012
Archlinux uses a package called netcfg, I am not sure if this is distro specific though. Its essentially a set of scripts that streamline all the different steps involved to connect wirelessly. Just put your stuff into a config file and away you go.
From: Khalid Baheyeldin <kb at 2bits.com>
To: KWLUG discussion <kwlug-disc at kwlug.org>
Sent: Friday, April 20, 2012 2:20:07 PM
Subject: Re: [kwlug-disc] command line wireless configuration
Configuring wireless using command line is painful. Been there done that.
But a good way to configure it from the command line is to install
the wicd-curses package, and whatever it depends on.
Much much easier that way.
On Fri, Apr 20, 2012 at 5:10 PM, Chris Bruner <cbruner at quadro.net> wrote:
> I'm having problems with recent kernels and my wireless, and I was wondering
> if I could get some direction in using the command line step by step to
> configure the wireless with dhcp just so I can rule out gui problems.
> Chris Bruner
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> kwlug-disc at kwlug.org
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