Le 26.10.2004 20:00:06, Sebastian Kaps a =E9crit=A0:
>> In *my* case, I've to press a button on the access point for it to
>> register a new WiFI device, maybe it is the same in your case?
>My AP doesn't have such a button. According to its documentation I
>need to register any WiFi device. I guess this is just needed if
>an authentication mechanism based on a device's MAC address.
>> The following command will give you the access points and ad-hoc
>> available around:
>> iwlist wlan0 scan
>Yes, I know that. I can "see" my access point:
>| wlan0 Scan completed :
>| Cell 01 - Address: 00:04:0E:1F:23:4C
>| Protocol:IEEE 802.11g
>| Frequency:2.437 GHz (Channel 6)
>| Quality:0/100 Signal level:-86 dBm Noise
>| Encryption key:on
>| Bit Rate:1 Mb/s
>| Bit Rate:2 Mb/s
>| Bit Rate:5.5 Mb/s
>| Bit Rate:11 Mb/s
>| Bit Rate:6 Mb/s
>| Bit Rate:9 Mb/s
>| Bit Rate:12 Mb/s
>| Bit Rate:18 Mb/s
>| Bit Rate:24 Mb/s
>| Bit Rate:36 Mb/s
>| Bit Rate:48 Mb/s
>| Bit Rate:54 Mb/s
>So what do I have to do now?
>As far as I understand, I have to set the ESSID on the wlan card to
>"WLAN" (which does not work) and then it's supposed to work.
>Or am I wrong?
Yes, it should be 'WLAN'
Now, there are 2 things to notice:
- he Signal level of -86 dbm is very poor, but maybe this is only a bad =20
- the access point is set to "encryption key: on"
Are you sure of your key?