Wpa connection problem

Andy Boersma andy at boersma.ca
Sun Feb 8 16:46:34 UTC 2009

Hi Mack,

Its easier using the tools rather then manual config.
Please ensure that you have the Network-Manager and 
Network-Manager-Gnome Applets are installed

This will give you an Icon in the top right corner, click on it and you 
get the option to connect to network or hidden network.


Mackenzie Michell-Robinson wrote:
>  I am a new linux user and I have just downloaded Ubuntu 8.10. 
> However, I am having problems connecting to my wpa internet 
> connection. I have created a wpa_supplicant.conf file as per my ISP's 
> parameters, and I have it in my /etc directory. When I attempt to run 
> this it gives me a bunch of info, but I am new to the terminal, and I 
> dont know what to do outside of the instructions. I can send you the 
> feedback I am getting from my system if you need it. My ISP doesn't 
> provide much support for linux, so hopefully you can help me with 
> this. Thanks.
> -- 
> Mack Michell-Robinson

Andy Boersma
andy at boersma.ca
(647) 244-2460

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