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March 12th, 2009, 05:02 PM

my 1 post and problem

i am new on ubuntu, i need only how to conenct my ruter from ubuntu server,i need command to scan my ruter and conect my network?

with command sudo iwlist scan i see my and neighbours network but i dont howe to pick up my network and conct my ruter,i try 15 days and people dont now, because i come here.


please help

March 12th, 2009, 05:08 PM
To scan for networks:

sudo iwlist scan

To join the network for which you have the best signal:

sudo iwconfig wlan0 essid any

To join a network called "dugixy1_network:"

sudo iwconfig wlan0 essid dugixy1_network

March 13th, 2009, 02:35 AM
thanks very much,that works super but i still have a problem

i have WEP Encryption and whan is encription up i can not conect my ruter.

i need more command

now work fine witout WEP, but i need with wep

my network name is - SpeedTouchEE761B
my interface is - 802.11b/g

and use WEP encryption.

thanks again:D

March 13th, 2009, 03:49 PM
update,please help

March 14th, 2009, 02:21 AM

It was on the first page of Google results, not that hard to find.