configuring wireless connection - beginner

Jouni Malinen jkmaline at cc.hut.fi
Sun Jun 26 15:38:22 EDT 2005


On Sun, Jun 26, 2005 at 09:10:05AM -0500, Jay Strauss wrote:

> OPTIONS="-w -Dhostap -ieth0 -c/etc/wpa_supplicant.conf"

Are you renaming the network interface at some point? Host AP driver is
normally using wlan0 as the interface name.

> hydrogen:~# cat /etc/wpa_supplicant.conf

> network={
>          ssid="linksys"
>          psk="myhouse"

Minimum length for the WPA ASCII passphrase is eight characters, so this
would be rejected.

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