[ubuntu-uk] Wireless adapter, network-manager, and WPA

Kris Douglas webbox.uk at gmail.com
Wed Oct 17 16:34:46 BST 2007


On 17/10/2007, Neil Greenwood <neil.greenwood.lug at gmail.com> wrote:
>
> Hwyl i bawb/Hello all,
>
> I've just installed a Linksys wireless adapter in my laptop. It's the
> WPC54GX4, which isn't mentioned in the wiki as being supported, and
> the only thread I found on the forums said it still wasn't working...
>
> However, I used ndiswrapper with the drivers on the CD that came with
> the adapter, and it appears as wlan0. When I try to set it up in
> network-manager, everything looks fine except that the encryption
> drop-down only lists the two WEP options (ascii and hex). I wanted to
> use WPA, and my access point is already configured with a WPA key.
>
> I've got wpa-supplicant installed. Can anyone suggest another reason
> why WPA isn't an available option?
>
> Diolch yn fawr/Thanks,
> Neil.
>
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Hi, I have had similar problems with supported cards, I would be interested
to see peoples opinions...

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Kris Douglas
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