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Re: PCMCIA wireless help needed

Terrence Brannon <bauhaus@metaperl.com> writes:

> "Edwards, Thomas W." <TWEdwards@cimplify.net> writes:
>> I noticed the results of the iwconfig do not have an Essid set? 
> what is an essid?

man wireless

> >
>> It also states encryption is off.

good point. I asked for the encryption key and followed the
instructions at

now everything is working!

>> It appears your wireless card is not connecting to the wireless
>> network, and therefore it won't get a dhcp offer since it is
>> technically not on the network.

iwconfig eth2 essid any

works much better than giving it a specific name

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