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

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USB wifi not working

I've connected AWUS036H usb wifi dongle. On the notebook I already have an internal wifi card using the iwlwifi driver (intel). This uses the rl2800usb and shows as (disabled) when viewing the list of ...
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Linux; run script when a specific host becomes reachable (logs in on AP)

I have a Debian Linux running on a RasPi. I'm looking for a way to run a script when another system becomes available on the network (aka logs in on my wifi AP). The AP is an AVM Fritzbox and as such ...
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Linux: Command-line tool for easy change the actual wireless “connected to” network?

This question comes from the Software Recomendations StackExchange site . In a beginning I thought that was the proper place, but some people suggest this Unix forum fits better. When an ...
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Connect to WPA2-EAP with PEAP and MSCHAP v2

Trying to connect my Raspberry Pi 2 with Raspbian Jessy to the companies Wi-Fi. It's a WPA2-EAP network with PEAP and MSCHAP v2 authentication. The Encryption is AES and the SSID is not broadcast. I ...
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Can't connect to WiFi on Linux Mint, no password prompt

I've google'd around to no avail. I recently installed Linux Mint and in doing so I set up my wireless network at home, which works fine when I'm there. However, I'm now trying to connect to another ...
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Able to connect to wifi fine in Debian w/GNOME, but in interface no networks are shown

I'm currently writing this on Debian, having connected to my wifi using commands from Terminal. However, the NetworkManager interface (top-right corner > Wi-Fi > Select Network) shows 'No Networks'. ...
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How to bridge a wireless interface with another wireless interface (both on the same computer)?

Basically I am trying to accomplish the following setup - wireless internet ---> wlan0 of Ubuntu computer "bridged to" wlan1 of same Ubuntu computer ---> device with wifi The reason for this setup ...
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Why wpa_supplicant doesn't get new ip when reassociate?

/etc/network/interfaces: auto wlan0 iface wlan0 inet dhcp wpa-conf /etc/wpa_supplicant.conf /etc/wpa_supplicant.conf update_config=1 ctrl_interface=DIR=/var/run/wpa_supplicant network={ ...
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Cannot get TP_LINK / TL-WN823N / Realtek 8192cu usb wireless adapter to be utilized on Debian Wheezy

I have a TP-LINK TL-WN823N wireless usb stick (Realtek Module 8192cu) for my desktop. I cannot get the network manager to use it. Wicd says no wireless networks found and the standard network monitor ...
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Create wireless access point and share internet connection with nmcli

How can I create a Wi-Fi hotspot with command line tool nmcli and share the ethernet internet connection to the wireless access point? Furthermore how can I start this automatically at boot? Is that ...
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Why only driver is not enough, but the firmware is also required? [duplicate]

A few days ago I was trying to install a USB WiFi adapter in old version of linux. I installed it successfully. But the procedure I followed required me to install not only driver, but also the ...
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Wifi with Broadcom 4352?

Trying to get wifi to work for Kali Linux, I found many posts/guides for other 43xx models, but I can't seem to find a solution for 4352, I can't seem to find any drivers on the Broadcom website that ...
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RT5572 shown in lsusb but not iwconfig

I've searched google and I can't find a solution to this problem :[ I'm running Debian. Simply did a minimal netinst with no desktop environment: ~#: uname -r 3.2.0-4-686-pae I have this product ...
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Debian USB wifi adapter driver issues

I bought this wifi adapter to use with my home server running debian Wheezy, http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00BTWNBH2?psc=1&redirect=true&ref_=od_aui_detailpages00 I installed ...
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Can I use wlan for incoming data and eth0 for outgoing over the same network?

I've set up my Raspberry Pi as a NAS system using Samba and i would like to max its possible speed over the network. Is it possible for me to use both wlan and eth0 to connect to the same network, but ...
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iwlwifi VS NetworkManager

I have an iwlwifi module installed and used as driver on my Lenovo ThinkPad s440 (Ubuntu 15.04). I also use NetworkManager for GUI setup which works perfectly till some point. But I found out that in ...
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Win7-Ubuntu dualboot cannot connect to wifi after using windows

I am using using Ubuntu 14.04 as my regular OS, but from time to time I have to switch to Windows at my work. It has now happened at least twice, that after spending a few hours in Windows and coming ...
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Issues with connecting to open WiFi network via /etc/network/interfaces

I've previously been able to connect to an open WiFi network on a BeagleBone with a WiFi dongle by adding the following to /etc/network/interfaces: auto wlan0 allow-hotplug wlan0 # For automatic ...
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DEBIAN connect eth0 do bridged device

I am new in Linux. But I need connect my NTB to bridged device. I connect my NTB to device with ethernet cable and eth0 interface in Debian(kali 2.0). Schema Wifi ...
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wlan0 inteface hosting DHCP is asking itself where it is

I set-up Raspeberry as WiFi router: eth0 on one side, and wlan0 on the other side. My wlan0 interface is hosting a DHCP server. But every minute, it asks itself where the DHCP server is. How could I ...
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What does iwa/iwl/iwm/iwn mean in FreeBSD?

I have a Lenovo Thinkpad T440 which I was looking to install FreeBSD on. The laptop has an Intel Dual Band Wireless-AC 7260 chip which doesn’t seem to be supported (yet). On my travels, researching ...
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How to connnect to a Sony camera via Wifi from Linux

Sony cameras come with Wifi connectivity, but their software is only distributed for Mac and Windows. (www.sony.net/pm/) How can I connect to it from Linux? (Specifically, Fedora 22 <--> DSC-HX60) ...
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Simple access point for remote electronics project

I need to get a way to communicate to a Raspberry Pi which is acting as the brain of a project. The missing piece is the wireless TCP/IP link. There are some tutorials for setting up a router with ...
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Raspberry Pi speed problem with OpenVPN access point

I configured my Raspberry Pi like a OpenVPN with this tutorial: http://blog.frd.mn/raspberry-pi-vpn-gateway/ Now all is working perfect but the question is why if I connect to the access point ...
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Connect to Computer-to-Computer wireless network created in Windows

I've recently installed Fedora 22. And I need to connect to the computer-to-conputer network with the shared Internet, created in windows 7. I was able to connect another Windows 7 laptop so ...
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Fresh Kali, no wireless network showing, cant't find why

I have a problem with a fresh new install of Kali. My network-manager is not able to find any wifi network, while on the LiveUSB it could just fine. The strange thing is, my wireless-card seems ...
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Why can't nmtui see wlp3s0 on minimal CentOS 7 installation?

In a recent installation of a minimal version of CentOS 7 (terminal only, no GUI), typing iwconfig results in the terminal showing a wlp3s0 connection, as follows: [root@localhost ...
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Wireless can connect to network but I can't ping any address or browse the web

Edit: I have two copies of this card and when I try to make it work on an other computer with Debian 8 (freshly installed), I have exactly the same problem. I'm trying to install a wireless network ...
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How do I install iwconfig without yum?

I am using this tutorial to try to set up wireless on a new CentOS 7 installation that is not connected to the internet. However, when I type iwconfig into the terminal, it replies with -bash: ...
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Can't connect to wifi. Only lo interface available

I'm running Kali off a USB on a Macbook Pro (late 2013 model). There is no ethernet on the Macbook so WiFi is the only option. First I ran iwconfig and realised there was an issue. root@kali:~# ...
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why can't this CentOS 7 server see wifi connections?

I recently installed CentOS 7 as the sole OS on an Acer Aspire T. There is no GUI, as it is a server with a terminal-only interface. What do I need to do to get CentOS 7 to be able to see and list ...
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Broadcom bcm4352 wireless on CentOS 7

I'm trying to set up CentOS 7 on a Dell Precision M3800 and can't get the wireless working - the only option under network settings is "wired". Any ideas how I can get a working driver? $ lspci | ...
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Persisting network names irrespective of network address

We are in process of developing custom linux device with unifil wifi card. Whenever we change wireless device with in device urules changing wlan index based on ATTR{address}. Is there a way to tell ...
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How to unblock wifi at boot?

I'm using Ubuntu 14.04. Each time my laptop boots, wifi is off (rfkill list states that Wlan0 is Soft blocked). Obviously, I can unblock it (thanks to the GUI, or command rfkill unblock wifi or ...
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rtlwifi/rtl8723befw.bin - Wireless stop working, then laptop needs to reboot to get wireless back

Possible duplicate: "My Wifi drops the connection after a few minutes realtek8723be" which indicated this problem is a known bug My wireless stops working randomly when I'm using my laptop. Sometimes ...
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wicd: PEAP with TKIP/MSCHAPV2 not working

In wicd, I am using PEAP with TKIP/MSCHAPV2, and I get following error: ERROR:dbus.connection:Exception in handler for D-Bus signal: Traceback (most recent call last): File ...
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Looking for help with the new rtwn(4) driver for OpenBSD

EDIT 1: Patch from the mailing list I got in touch with the original poster about the card, and he gave me a patch to try out. I will apply it, recompile the kernel, and report my findings. If it ...
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isc-dhcp-server [ok] and running but doesnt seem to work at all

I am attempting to create my own Wireless Access point with compatible hardware and software. Running cmd service isc-dhcp-server start and service hostapd start on my Raspbian box returns Running ...
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How to manually run hostapd will my configuration file?

I have a raspberry pi model b+ and I am trying to turn it into a Wifi access point using a guide I found on adafruit's website. I am having trouble using the code they gave me. The last step of the ...
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5Ghz wifi band and a repeating prompt for a wifi password

When I log on to Ubuntu and try to connect to the Internet with the right password, the prompt simply disappears and comes back asking for the password again, I have tried connecting it to my phones ...
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How to use a alpha usb network adapter on debian

I have a Alpha Wireless and , i install debian on my desktop but the the problem is he didn't read the wirless connection , now i don't have a connection in my pc , so how can i make debian read the ...
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How does aircrack-ng suite view Clients on networks we are not connected to?

I noticed with the tool airodump-ng which is apart of the aircrack-ng suite we can view all networks around us along with Client MAC address's which are connected to these networks. How can I acheive ...
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802.11ac USB dongle support in Linux

(cross-post from Network Engineering community) Is it reasonable to expect to be able to get a 802.11ac dual-band USB wireless dongle to work correctly on Debian (wheezy) on an ARM platform (using ...
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Different behaviour over WIFI and LAN-Ethernet when connecting via VPN

I have some problems getting my internet connection working over the LAN, meanwhile over the WIFI, everything seems to work nicely with my Ubuntu 14.04 LTS machine. First thing I do is connecting to ...
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wifi - maximum number of pending replies per connection has been reached

Sometimes, my wifi internet connection gets interrupted which i can see when the leds in the wifi modem goes off. Now, when the connection resumes (i mean, the green led starts glowing in the ...
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WLAN & Debian based Linux distros: Soft-enable WLan by default

It seems Debian based Linux's have wlan soft-blocked by default. I verify it on my Linux Mint laptop: even if you rfkill unblock all interfaces (in rc.local or in a service...): 2 seconds after boot ...
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usb wifi adapter using ath9k_htc not working on linux

I have a TL-WN821N wifi adapter that is supposed to work using purely free software. It used to work when I used the Trisquel linux distribution but now when I have switched to Debian it does not ...
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Per user routing on wifi

I'm using vpn but i want to have one user that could access network not through vpn but using my real ip address. The problem is that all solutions i found by quick google'ing, for example this ...
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Creating a Wireless Network Management GUI workaround

I just installed Alpine linux, and it all went as smoothly as i'd hoped, except for the wireless networking (and XFCE's Power button and reboot buttons being greyed out, but that's irrelevant here). ...
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How to compile Edimax WW-7822UAC modules

I have a Edimax EW-7822UAC wireless USB adapter. Everytime I download the driver on the Edimax website, and follow the steps I am presented with the following errors: make ARCH=x86_64 CROSS_COMPILE= ...