Howto plug wpa_supplicant and dhcdbd

Norbert Preining preining at logic.at
Mon Feb 26 19:10:06 EST 2007


On Mon, 26 Feb 2007, Jens Rutschmann wrote:
> is there any way to let wpa_supplicant initiate a DHCP request ?
> Do I just have to configure dhcdbd and wpa_supplicant correctly?

I use wpa_supplicant for setting up all the wireless parameters, and
ifplugd for doing the rest of the ip configurations. Works like a charm.
My ifplugd on my laptop listens on eth0 (cable) and wireless (wlan)
interfaces and as soon as a cable is plugged (eth0) or we got associated
it ifups the respective interface. 

Best wishes

Norbert

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