[ubuntu-uk] wifi mini-survey

James Tait james.tait at wyrddreams.org
Fri Nov 9 23:49:14 GMT 2007


Mac wrote:
> Do you use Ubuntu on a laptop + wifi?

Yes, Gutsy on an Acer Ferrari 4005 WLMi using the standard
Broadcom-based wifi with the bcm43xx driver and firmware extracted using
bcm43xx-fwcutter and NetworkManager.

> And, if you do, do you use
> 
> no encryption / WEP / WPA / WPA2

WPA2 PSK.

> with ESSID broadcast / hidden?

Broadcast.

Cheers,

JT
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