So now I understand its behavior. dissolved soul View Public Profile View LQ Blog View Review Entries View HCL Entries Find More Posts by dissolved soul 07-09-2004, 03:02 AM #3 leapingfrog LQ Newbie Registered: Jul As for my laptop's hardware supporting it, I know I have access to the wireless network at school. If you have multiple AP's in your network and you'd like to figure out to which AP you're connected. have a peek here
Join Date May 2009 Posts 8 Can't set essid or anything else with iwconfig! Andrew Also - I've tried to change settings with the card both up (ifconfig wlan0 up) and down, and still nothing... by activating a new ip link set up & iwconfig wlan0 essid "..." ;-)You got mixed up: ip link set does not de-/activate an interface, but a connection.edit: inserted -too quick Subscribed! http://www.linuxquestions.org/questions/linux-wireless-networking-41/cannot-set-essid-with-iwconfig-202913/
Why does the Minus World exist? txpower examples: iwconfig eth0 txpower 15 iwconfig eth0 txpower 30mW iwconfig eth0 txpower auto iwconfig eth0 txpower off For cards supporting multiple transmit powers, txpower sets the transmit power in dBm. If you're getting the error: Error for wireless request "Set Encode" (8B2A) : SET failed on device wlan0 ; Invalid argument.
You can also add the min and max modifiers. Offline #10 2012-05-13 16:39:07 Strike0 Member From: Germany Registered: 2011-09-05 Posts: 1,277 Re: [SOLVED] iwconfig cannot associate to new AP altbdoor wrote:EDIT: i mean, even after i typed out ip link stuart View Public Profile View LQ Blog View Review Entries View HCL Entries Find More Posts by stuart 07-10-2004, 06:47 PM #11 zorba4 Member Registered: Feb 2004 Location: Paris Also, I noticed this output from dmesg after running ifconfig ra0 up: --> Error 2 opening /etc/Wirelss/RT2860STA/RT2860STA.dat This directory/file doesn't exist, and adding a blank one at that location doesn't help.
bunch of if elses... Set Failed On Device Wlan0 Invalid Argument share|improve this answer edited Jun 1 '15 at 6:52 answered May 31 '15 at 15:43 Pilot6 28.4k115199 add a comment| Your Answer draft saved draft discarded Sign up or log Question is if using it solves your initial problem? Doingiwconfig wlan0gives me the state of the network.
Access Point/Cell An address equal to 00:00:00:00:00:00 means that the card failed to associate with an Access Point (most likely a configuration issue). then iwconfig is able to associate again.what's the problem here? or so i thought... This mechanism would be enabled if the fragment size is larger than the maximum packet size.
You may use iwlist to get all the details. Find More Posts by Hangdog42 View Blog 07-09-2004, 09:28 AM #6 pibby Member Registered: Oct 2003 Location: Houston, TX Distribution: Debian Sid Posts: 100 Rep: I don't think that Error For Wireless Request Set Encode (8b2a) If you're going to configure your card using command line tools be sure to turn nerworkmanager off and use Sathya's answer. Wpa_supplicant commit examples: iwconfig commit Some cards may not apply changes done through Wireless Extensions immediately (they may wait to aggregate the changes or apply it only when the card is brought
The ESSID is used to identify cells which are part of the same virtual network. navigate here Mandrake 10 does come with a version of it, but it is only version 0.4. i have tried both of them, and somehow, someway, they didn't work. This address is the cell identity of the Access Point, as reported by wireless scanning, which may be different from its network MAC address.
It can be used to set or display parameters, and show statistics. I was looking in my program files folder and noticed an asus folder there so i had a look and it had drivers for my card for win98, winME, win2k and Hyper Derivative definition. http://culturahq.com/cannot-set/setwindowshookex-error-1428.html Please visit this page to clear all LQ-related cookies.
Browse other questions tagged command-line networking wireless network-manager or ask your own question. I noticed that if you don't set the encryption key first then you won't be able to connect to the network. peekho View Public Profile View LQ Blog View Review Entries View HCL Entries Find More Posts by peekho 07-11-2004, 05:02 AM #14 stuart Member Registered: Jun 2004 Location: aussie
To change to another AP manual method wiki theory stipulates that you bring down the interface ip link set downand start again at wiki step 0 then. and yes, i do know that many realtek drivers are in staging. freq/channel Set the operating frequency or channel in the device. Clearing CD cache in code from the CM Inequality caused by float inaccuracy What crime would be illegal to uncover in medieval Europe?
How to show that something is not completely metrizable What is the total sum of the cardinalities of all subsets of a set? Check the man page of each device for details. Why did the best potions master have greasy hair? http://culturahq.com/cannot-set/cannot-set-temp-path-error.html How difficult is it to practically detect a forgery in a cryptosystem?
Sheldon Cooper, Ph.D. anything simpler though?-----Strike0 wrote:Still should not have to unload a module with modprobe. changing channels, setting up the WEP key, etc, but not the SSID! If not, try it without the 'restricted' part, try it with 'open' instead and also try it with just the key. 0 Back to top MultiQuote Reply #8 Guest_emptysquare_* Group: Guests
I'm doing mine manually since I don't have a DHCP server. This command force the card to only use the specific set of modulations listed on the command line. because i know the laptop is problematic...) hence, lately i've been working on a bash script to get this work. Join our community today!
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You may choose to discard some packages (ie. It was the same named file that i got from the ndiswrapper site(bcmwl5a.inf), just the contents of mine were slightly different The laptop is the ASUS L5000GA So to summarise Ndiswrapper The bit-rate is the speed at which bits are transmitted over the medium, the user speed of the link is lower due to medium sharing and various overhead. If you are using WPA2, does your laptop hardware support it? –MDMarra Sep 30 '09 at 15:44 I don't know what WEP, WPA and WPA2 are.
Google™ Search FedoraForum Search Red Hat Bugzilla Search Search Forums Show Threads Show Posts Tag Search Advanced Search Go to Page... Offline #2 2012-05-12 17:12:27 tomk Forum Fellow From: Ireland Registered: 2004-07-21 Posts: 9,839 Re: [SOLVED] iwconfig cannot associate to new AP the r8187se driver is provided in the stock kernel package Missed beacon Number of periodic beacons from the Cell or the Access Point we have missed. And it is connected.