[SATLUG] Re: wifi question
demeler at biochem.uthscsa.edu
Thu Dec 30 06:22:06 CST 2010
> I just went through a little bit of wifi madness myself, and ran
> across some other wifi managing applications you might find useful:
> wicd : I think this works the wiconfig (wireless-tools) programs, and
> saves profiles. I don't think it does WPA2 without some mods to its
> configuration, though
> wifi-radar : used by people who roam around betwen wireless access points.
> I myself had to connect to my WPA2 wireless access point, and used
> Gnome's nm-applet (netmanager applet). It presents a list of available
> wireless networks, and lets you enter a password if required. Once you
> connect, it can remember the password so that connection is automatic
> next time (I think you can configure this).
> It's nice to have some options: if one thing doesn't work, another one
> Frank Huddleston
Frank, thanks for the tip!
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