Re: Connection sharing with WPA/WPA2
- From: Gonsolo <gonsolo gmail com>
- To: netztier bluewin ch
- Cc: networkmanager-list gnome org
- Subject: Re: Connection sharing with WPA/WPA2
- Date: Sun, 17 Jan 2010 18:07:11 +0100
Am 17.01.2010 18:04, schrieb Marc Luethi:
On Sun, 2010-01-17 at 17:37 +0100, Gonsolo wrote:
It works with WEP64 encryption but not with WPA/WPA2 encryption.
If your notebook sets up an "ad hoc" WiFi network, you can't use WPA or
AFAIK, the "ad hoc" WiFi mode is still limited to WEP encryption.
With certain hardware/driver combinations it is possible to run your
hardware in "Access Point mode" - then this restriction does not apply,
Ok, thanks. It seems to be "ad hoc". I think my WG511 card would allow
WPA but I will continue to use WEP for now (since it is the easiest to
do :) ).
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