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Does anyone know how to set up a wireless connection from the command line? I mean, I have my wireless NIC card installed as wlan0, how do I connect to ...
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    Wireless Setup


    Does anyone know how to set up a wireless connection from the command line? I mean, I have my wireless NIC card installed as wlan0, how do I connect to a network with it from the command line?

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    well if the wireless card has been detected by linux:
    Code:
    su -
    ifconfig wlan0 up
    dhclient wlan0
    -lakerdonald

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