From: Jeff Sadowski <jeff_sadowski@ya...> - 2004-08-21 04:42:34
> Message: 1
> Date: Fri, 20 Aug 2004 05:38:41 +0000
> From: James Whitt <phikapjames@...>
> Reply-To: James Whitt <phikapjames@...>
> To: ndiswrapper-general@...
> Subject: [Ndiswrapper-general] question on essid
> I know from the faq that the essid will not be
> displayed in iwconfig
> unless the wireless card has associated itself with
> an access point.
> In a previous message (that can't seem to find right
> now) someone said
> that you needed to make sure that the ap is
> broadcasting the essid and
> to scan for the ap to help out. Is it required for
> the ap to be
> broadcasting the essid for the local card to connect
> to it? I'm
> asking this because I'm still having difficulty
> connecting my card to
> my schools network which does not broadcast it's
I have a linksys wpc54g and I connect fine to my
schools aps if I set the key first.
My school (UNM) does not brodcast there essid either.
Im using slackware 10 kernel 2.6.8 and ndiswrapper 0.9
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