Can't get WEP to accept KEY

Jim mickeyboa at
Mon Jan 26 15:33:52 UTC 2009

David McGlone wrote:
> On Sunday 25 January 2009 11:05:20 am Jim wrote:
>> Installed  eeeUbuntu-8.10  on my eeePC 1000 and got Ralink wireless
>> working and connects to a unsecure AP, but I need to connect to a Secure
>> AP.
>> I installed KDE and remove Gnome and had WEP working in Gnome, but I
>> must have left out a package at the install of KDE.
>> In kdenetwork I can check box for WEP but it does not allow me to enter
>> a WEP key, after I click on "Expert settings" button.
>> What did I not install with KDE to get WEP working ?
> You can manually add your WEP key in /etc/network/interfaces.
The only thing in /etc/network/interfaces

auto lo
iface lo inet loopback

What would I put in file to indicate WEP key ?

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