Skip site navigation (1)Skip section navigation (2)
Date:      Mon, 18 Dec 2006 00:00:22 -0600
From:      Eric Schuele <e.schuele@computer.org>
To:        Jonathan Horne <freebsd@dfwlp.com>
Cc:        freebsd-questions@freebsd.org
Subject:   Re: i finally got wireless working
Message-ID:  <45862E76.6080902@computer.org>
In-Reply-To: <200612170002.11022.freebsd@dfwlp.com>
References:  <200612170002.11022.freebsd@dfwlp.com>

Next in thread | Previous in thread | Raw E-Mail | Index | Archive | Help
On 12/17/2006 00:02, Jonathan Horne wrote:
> well, a day well spent, i finally sat down to get the intel 2200 wireless on 
> my ibm t42 working.  i have sucessfully configured it to attach to my WPA 
> encrypted wifi on bootup.  everything is otherwise working to my 
> satisfaction.
> 
> now, my questions are:
> 
> 1) how can i set up to access more than just my wireless network?  can this be 
> done at the command line, without rewriting my if_iwi line(s) in rc.conf?
> 2) can wireless configuration be set to automatically attach to preferred 
> networks first, then possibly any available open if preferred not available?
> 

Both of these are accomplished with wpa_supplicant magic.
   man wpa_supplicant.conf

HTH.

> thanks,
> jonathan
> _______________________________________________
> freebsd-questions@freebsd.org mailing list
> http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions
> To unsubscribe, send any mail to "freebsd-questions-unsubscribe@freebsd.org"
> 


-- 
Regards,
Eric



Want to link to this message? Use this URL: <http://docs.FreeBSD.org/cgi/mid.cgi?45862E76.6080902>