Can't connect to WLAN

Daniel teletautala at gmail.com
Sat Jan 20 09:33:44 MST 2007


I am using version 1.18 and have changed the driver to wext.  I will
see if this works when I get to work on Monday.

-Daniel

On 1/19/07, Byron Clark <byron at theclarkfamily.name> wrote:
> On Fri, Jan 19, 2007 at 02:30:13PM -0700, Daniel wrote:
> > I may be confused on the password.  I did more research and I found
> > the correct WPA passphrase.  I do:
> >
> > root at daniel-ubuntu:~# wpa_passphrase ASD <passphrase>
> > network={
> >        ssid="ASD"
> >        #psk="<passphrase>"
> >        psk=<64 character hex key>
> > }
> >
> > Then edit interfaces
> >
> > root at daniel-ubuntu:~# cat /etc/network/interfaces
> > --snip--
> > auto eth1
> >
> > iface eth1 inet dhcp
> >        wireless-mode managed
> >        wpa-driver ndiswrapper
> >        wpa-ssid ASD
> >        wpa-psk <64 character hex key>
> >
> > Am I using the correct key in the correct manner?
>
> You should be able to use either the 64 character hex key or the plain
> text passphrase you used to generate the hex key.
>
> What version of ndiswrapper are you using?  I've just noticed that newer
> versions (after 1.16) of ndiswrapper need to use wpa-driver wext instead
> of wpa-driver ndiswrapper.
>
> --
> Byron Clark
>
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