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Re: Wireless............

On Tue, 22 Mar 2011 10:06:31 +0100
Jörg-Volker Peetz <jvpeetz@web.de> wrote:

> The file /usr/share/doc/wpasupplicant/README.Debian.gz cited already by Wayne
> explains also the meaning of common wpa options. In a certain environment this
> configuration worked for wpa encryption:
> iface wlan0 inet dhcp
> 	wpa-ssid dlink
> 	wpa-psk plaintexpassword
> 	wpa-key-mgmt WPA-PSK
> 	wpa-proto WPA WPA2
> 	wpa-pairwise TKIP CCMP
> 	wpa-group TKIP CCMP

I think that only the wpa-ssid and wpa-psk lines are really mandatory -
wpasupplicant will generally figure out everything else automagically,
at least in typical, simple use cases.  I connect to my (WPA2,
AES/CCMP) APs with just those two lines (plus some ordinary network

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