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Re: I'm one step away from Airport

On Mon, 15 Oct 2001, Orion Buckminster Montoya wrote:

> At this point I do:
> # ifdown eth0

This likely erased all your useful routes.  Check /sbin/route.

> $ ping harper.uchicago.edu
> ping: unknown host harper.uchicago.edu
> $ ping
> PING ( 56 data bytes
> ping: sendto: Network is unreachable
> ping: wrote 64 chars, ret=-1

also I hope you know about Apples helpful (*cough* ahem) munging of the
WEP key.  If you type hex into the Airport "password", you need to
translate that to get *actual* hex.  To stay sane, precede the WEP key
with a dollar sign when configuring the Airport base station.


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