From: Michael Renzmann <mrenzmann@ma...> - 2007-09-18 12:40:41
> I got a password from Gibson, in HEX. Saved it in a text file. Then
> copied and pasted to the correct places in both Ubuntu and KR1, careful to
> see that both were set for HEX and still I get locked out of the router
> every time and have to use the ethernet connection to get back into the
1. Make sure that the key is correctly passed to the driver. For that
please check the output of "iwconfig ath0", it should mention the current
encryption key in hexadecimal notation.
2. Probably your AP is set up to use WEP in restricted mode. Refer to 
for further information about the steps that are needed to make your
client connect in that case.
> My Ubuntu 6.06 does not support WPA, but I am working on that.
Ubuntu 6.06 should have a package for wpa_supplicant on-board.