(u)ral0 wireless signal strengths

Alistair Sutton alistair.sutton at gmail.com
Tue Jun 28 19:20:42 GMT 2005

On 27/06/05, Joe Marcus Clarke <marcus at marcuscom.com> wrote:
> On Thu, 2005-06-23 at 20:39 +0100, Alistair Sutton wrote:
> > Hello,
> >
> > I'd like to have the signal strength (u)ral based cards so that I can
> > see it from my panel. I can use ifconfig to change the name of the
> > interface to ath0 and get the strength this way but as mentioned in
> > some of the mailing list archives this is a bit hacky ;-)
> >
> > Can anyone suggest whereabouts in the gnomenetstatus applet I should
> > start looking in order to get (u)ral devices recognised automatically?
> >
> > Note: I'm not experienced at all with any form of GNOME hacking but I
> > thought I'd at least give it a try before jumping up and down and
> > demanding that someone else do it for me ;-)
> Support should be there now.  Give it a try.

Excellent, works perfectly.

Thankyou very much.

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