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Re: starting wireless connection on boot

> Your /etc/network/interfaces should look something like:
> iface wlan0 inet dhcp
> wireless-key XXXXXXXXXX
> wireless-essid my-network

Thanks a lot. I just got a chance to test this.
Unfortunately, it doesn't "work". In other words:
1) I put the above in my /etc/network/interfaces
2) I commented out any lines with eth0 for good measure
3) but when I boot up and ping, I get:
ping -c 5 www.google.com
ping: unknown host www.google.com

Then, as per my original message, when I:
iwconfig wlan0 key xxxxxxxxxx essid my-network
dhclient wlan0

... it works.

> Also, make sure that ndiswrapper gets loaded before /etc/init.d/networking

Maybe this is the problem. How do I make sure ndiswrapper is loaded
before networking? ... I'm clueless about how to control start-up


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