wireless on an Ubuntu fileserver (no X) - auto connect possible?

ben darby ben at cvrse.com
Tue Nov 21 11:21:19 UTC 2006


* Gabriel Dragffy wrote:
> I have got a broadcom wireless chipset working very well using a
> combination of ndiswrapper and iwlist, iwconfig and dhclient.
> 
> Question is is there a way to make the computer bootup and automatically
> get the wireless network and get an IP? Sort of like my commands but
> automated.

dont know if im missing something here but isnt this just as simple as
setting the ndismodule to load at boot and add your config operations to
the /etc/network/interfaces and set it to auto?
'man interfaces' has the file syntax

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ben darby
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