Wireless works too well!
hwert at earthlink.net
Wed Nov 9 14:26:09 UTC 2005
Derek Broughton wrote:
>Harry Wert wrote:
>>After much experimenting and testing, I am finally able to use the
>>Linksys WUSB54G with Breezy - thanks to ndiswrapper. However I have one
>>unexpected problem and another which I am just beginning to troubleshoot.
>>First the problem: Even though I issue a "iwconfig wlan0 essid linksys
>>channel 6", my computer locks on to my neighbor across the street named
>Didn't you ask this same question on alt.internet.wireless? If it wasn't
>you, that's the place to go anyway, as it has recently been asked and
>>To log onto my router "linksys" I need to run wlassistant and
>Why do you have a router named "linksys"? Give it a real essid. Then stop
>giving it a channel number. Channel numbers are for ad-hoc mode - you
>should just be trying to access it via essid, and since half the APs in the
>world are shipped with the name "linksys", you're as likely to find a
>strong signal through your window as the weaker one that's going through
>the walls and floor of your house.
No, that was not me - but thanks for the lead I'll check it out.
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