On Thursday 19 November 2009 01:39:23 Michael P. Soulier wrote:
> On 18/11/09 Space Cakex said:
> > for me the best solution is to use networkmanager, delete net scripts
> > and everything plus install nm-applet, so I have a real user friendly
> > look and feel
my only issue now is vpnc (see my other mail)
> I'm not a fan of networkmanager.
> On my ubuntu laptop I use whereami.
> On this gentoo desktop, it doesn't roam. I want one network config to set a
> static IP on my wireless card, always to the same essid.
That's easy enough, here's what I used to use:
xxxxx means the essid
yyyyy means the wep passphrase
modules=( "dhclient" )
modules=( "iwconfig" )
config_eth0=( "dhcp" )
key_xxxxx="s:'yyyyyyyyy' enc open"
preferred_aps_wlan0=( "xxxxx" )
config_xxxxx=( "dhcp" )
alan dot mckinnon at gmail dot com