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Re: Wireless Network & Password?



I used wireless Asus Spacelink WL-167g USB2

#modprobe rt2570

my /etc/network/interfaces
--------------------------
auto eth1
iface eth1 inet dhcp
wireless-essid your_ID
wireless-mode managed
wireless-key your_secret_key
-------------------------

http://salahuddin66.blogspot.com/2006/08/wifi-in-debian.html


On 4/13/07, Celejar <celejar@gmail.com> wrote:
On Fri, 13 Apr 2007 08:53:47 +0200 (CEST)
"Jiri Svoboda" <svoji@centrum.dk> wrote:

> > On Thu, 12 Apr 2007 06:57:32 -0400
> > Michael Pobega <pobega@gmail.com> wrote:
> >
> >> -----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE-----
> >> Hash: SHA1
> >> On Thu, Apr 12, 2007 at 09:02:00AM +0200, Jiri Svoboda wrote:
> >> > Hi all  ;)
> >> >
> >> > is there a possibility to use a password with iwconfig
> >> > on wireless connection?
> >> >
> >> > I need! to use code / password to connect.
> >> >
> >> > / Jiri
> >
> >> wireless-key KEY in /etc/network/interfaces. Using WiFi-Radar it should
> automatically ask you for a key.
> >
> > Or 'iwconfig key xxxxxxxx'. You (the OP) would have found that with a
> simple 'man iwconfig'.
> >
> > Celejar
>
> I did that, therefor this mail!!!
>
> That is not the case, key will NOT provide the option
> for eXtra password!

OK, but your original question should have been clearer. I still don't
really understand the situation. The 'key' option is for WEP passwords;
for WPA you need 'wpasupplicant'. What's this 'eXtra' password you're
asking about? What kind of authentication is this?

Celejar


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