Using multiple WEP keys

Chris racerx at makeworld.com
Sun Mar 30 23:31:38 UTC 2008


On Sun, 30 Mar 2008 16:00:45 -0500
Chris <racerx at makeworld.com> wrote:

> Greetings,
> 
> My earlier issues with my Netgear (ath0) cleared up. Now, I would like
> some confirmation on my using the below example for using multiple wep
> keys.
> 
> Notes: Ubuntu 7.10
> Interface: Netgear WG511T
> Proposed /etc/network/interfaces:
> 
> auto ath0
> iface ath0 inet static
> address 192.168.15.240
> netmask 255.255.255.0
> gateway 192.168.15.1
> wireless-key1 11111111111111111111111111
> wireless-key2 22222222222222222222222222
> wireless-key3 33333333333333333333333333
> wireless-key4 44444444444444444444444444
> wireless-essid examplessid

Ah, this indeed is the correct setup. I found this in the Ubuntu
Forums however, I did not consider one other line:

wireless-defaultkey 4

Then again, I don't use a default key per-say, I change them depending
on who on the household wants access.

So in short, I have answered my own question. 


-- 
Best regards,
Chris

"There's no place like 127.0.0.1"
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