close to a wireless connection newbie
On Thu, 2008-01-03 at 22:55 +0100, Jan Brosius wrote:
> I think that I am close to a wireless connection with my laptop.
> Here is the information.
> I work with networkmanager
> With System>Administration>Network I have created besides the device
> eth0 two other devices for connection to the internet:
> 1. Device ppp0 of type xDSL : my wired connection to the internet
> wherein I have been able to give my password and my username
> 2. Device wlan of type wireless (mode managed, ssid : auto).
> With networkmanager I can connect this device to a wireless network
> named WIFI_A6. Everything is detected : DNS etc.
> However I need to give to device wlan my username and password (my
> internet connection is adsl PPPoE).
> Is there any way to give username and password to device wlan,
No, but you shouldn't need to do that. Are you connecting to a wireless
router which is connected to the dsl line? If so, you generally enter
the username and password information into the router. Most of the dsl
modems and/or routers have an http interface that you can use to
configure them. If you give us a router type, we might be able to help
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