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somedaypilot
November 22nd, 2009, 08:31 PM
So I've been having problems with wireless. Fresh install of Karmic. It started off with the well-documented bcm 4328 issues, but now I can see the network and get a good signal off it, just not connect to it. It asks for the password, waits about 15 seconds, and then asks for it again. I have wpasupplicant, and have been working off the wireless troubleshooting guide, but I am stumped now. And yes, I triple-checked that I typed the correct password.

imac_89
November 23rd, 2009, 12:52 AM
Is the network you are trying to connect to a hidden network? Try making is visible and connecting. It appears as though the latest and greatest version of Ubuntu has trouble with hidden networks...

What version are you running exactly?

Easily checked in System>System Monitor