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!
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