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

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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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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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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 ...
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Use wpa_supplicant without plain text passwords

I'm running gentoo on my laptop, and I'm currently using wpa_supplicant to handle wifi. My configuration works and I can connect, but it is required to type in the plain text password into the ...