Can't connect to WLAN

Daniel teletautala at gmail.com
Mon Jan 22 09:44:53 MST 2007


Thank you Byron,

changing the driver to wext worked.  I am up and running.  Thank you
everyone else who helped.

-Daniel


On 1/20/07, Daniel <teletautala at gmail.com> wrote:
> 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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