wicontrol

Bruce Cran bruce at cran.org.uk
Fri May 9 08:38:20 PDT 2003


On Fri, May 09, 2003 at 08:27:38AM -0700, Todd Hansen wrote:
> is there any way to set flags to wicontrol during the 5.0 install process
> (via the sysinstall utility provided on the floppies). Specifically, the
> network I am on requires me to set my desired SSID or it won't let me
> connect (new security policy). Thanks in advance.

ifconfig has replaced a lot of the functionality in wicontrol.  For example,
to join a network with SSID 'my_net' you might do:

ifconfig wi0 ssid my_net media DS/11Mbps mediaopt adhoc 

'man wi' for more examples.

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Bruce Cran 


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