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Re: wpasupplicant in Lenny

Hans-J. Ullrich wrote:
> Hi all, 
> as the change of wpasupplicant in Lenny, I looked for an option to specify the 
> essid in /etc/network/interfaces for WPA to use any AP.
> By using WEP, there is the possibility to say "wireless_essid any", so I can 
> use any AP. I looked for the same feature in wpasupplicant, but it seems, 
> this is not possible with it, or it is not documented.
> So, how do I have to set, when I want to use ALL accesspoints without a PSK 
> and using WPA/WPA2 ? Besides, may I think wrong and a AP without a PSK and 
> activated WPA/WPA2 does not encrypt traffic at all?
> Thanks for any hints!
> Regards
> Hans
In /usr/share/doc/wpasupplicant/README.Debian.gz it says

Element        Example Value            Description
=======        =============            ===========
wpa-ssid       plaintextstring          sets the ssid of your network

Have you tried that?

Also with wireless-tools it reads now "wireless-essid" (minus instead of

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