On Monday 19 April 2004 17:17, Tomas Olofsson wrote:
> Have a problem setting up essid with my AP at University. The essid name
> that they have is "name name", how do I write so that iwconfig understands
> the space in the essid name?
> When I tried to just write the name it took the last part of the name as
> a second argument...
iwconfig wlan0 essid "name name"
...should do it.
> Have tried with "name\ name" also but that hangs my computer so I have to
> restart it.
There's something definitely wrong here. Are you putting the quotes in when
you type the command? (If you backslash the space, you don't need them.)
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