On 6/20/10 12:26 PM, Otto wrote:
do the following, and my resolv.conf
> It started working magically. I don't know how, but suddenly network
> manager found all networks around and connected sucessfully.
> Now I have a strange problem. Everytime I want to connect to something -
> doesn't matter if it's web, APT, IRC, IM, ping or anything, it takes a
> while (several seconds) trying to resolv the address, like if the DNS is
> very slow. After that it goes normally.
> It's normally with any other distro or OS.
> Doing a quick google search I found many complaints about that in
> Squeeze. One suggests adding 'options single-request' to
> /etc/resolv.conf. This is it:
> But isn't that file overwritten automatically?
> 2010/6/16 Otto <email@example.com <mailto
> > do you have firmware-iwlwifi installed?
> Sorry, Dirk, I couldn't test yet what you suggested. Tonight I'll
> see if that makes any difference and I'll also paste here my
> 2010/6/15 Dirk Linnerkamp <firstname.lastname@example.org
> Hi Otto,
> Am Montag, den 14.06.2010, 22:40 -0300 schrieb Otto:
> > Hi, I installed Squeeze yesterday and did a aptitude
> full-upgrade, but
> > I can't connect to my wifi router.
> > The card is a Intel 3945ABG, which used to work fine in Lenny.
> > It's weird I can see the router with iwlist scanning but can't
> > connect.
> > I also tried without WPA, using iwconfig wlan0 essid linux and
> > couldn't get the AP associated.
> > Any suggestions?
> ...those things mostly happen whef your wireless configuration isn't
> correct., for example the wrong "pair-wise" or "group"
> parameter .Then
> you get connected but immediately are disconnected again.
> But before changing something:
> When you run your command "wpa_supplicant" with the -c option
> you should
> give it the full path-lenght as a parameter, for example:
> => "wpa_supplicant -Dwext -iwlan0 -c/etc/wpa_supplicant.conf"
> or whereever your config file is located. Put this also into your
> "/etc/network/interfaces" to the wlan0 interface block if you
> are not
> using network-manager or wicd as i presume.
> Try this first.
> Best regards
Rodney D. Myers <email@example.com>
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