Trying to use my ath wireless with wep.
thompsa at FreeBSD.org
Fri Jun 27 00:59:15 UTC 2008
On Thu, Jun 26, 2008 at 07:48:16PM -0500, eculp at cloudmaster.info wrote:
> Thanks to the help here I have been enjoying my ath for almost a week. It
> works perfectly with the following in rc.conf
> ifconfig_wlan0="DHCP ssid virus2"
> Now I am trying to get it to connect with wep. I have set the modem open
> wep pass phrase key to lets say 1122334455 and I have substituted the above
> ifconfig_wlan0 line for:
> ifconfig_wlan0="DHCP ssid virus2 wepmode on wepkey 0x1122334455"
> and I have also tried it with WPA before DHCP but it doesn't connect either
I believe you need to also set 'deftxkey 1', see ifconfig(8).
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