WiFi is a networking technology permitting the exchange of information through wireless (radio) connections.

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How to find out which Wi-Fi driver is installed?

I know about lsmod, but how do I figure out which driver does what?
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Wi-Fi constantly disconnects

Using either NetworkManager or Wicd to manage wireless networking on my Wi-Fi-powered laptop, too often I get randomly disconnected, and I see these messages on /var/log/syslog: Dec 10 05:21:26 ...
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Measuring internet connection quality

I'm having WLAN trouble on my dualbooting win/linux laptop - the connection on linux side has occasional trouble, and seems somewhat slow and chunky. I would try to fix this issue by fiddling with all ...
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How to connect two machines via wifi and no other hardware?

Without using any other hardware, I want to connect two machines that have wifi, so that I can transfer files between them, for example.
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Setting up a wireless to ethernet bridge

I am trying to set up a temporary network using the following hardware [Wireless Router]))) )) ) [laptop] ----- [Desktop] ^wifi (debian) ^ethernet ^(3com Audrey) Looking ...